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Belgium
Antwerpen
Antwerpen

Groenplaats

Peter Paul Rubens

Siegen 1577 - Antwerpen 1640
Flemish Baroque painter, and a proponent of an extravagant Baroque style that emphasized movement, color, and sensuality. He is well-known for his Counter-Reformation altarpieces, portraits, landscapes, and history paintings of mythological and allegorical subjects
(Wikipedia)
Guillaume (Willem) Geefs
J.G. Buckens
1840

Antwerpen /  Peter Paul Rubens   Antwerpen /  Peter Paul Rubens

Description

Bronze statue.

Inscription(s)

PETRO PAULO
RUBENS
CIVI OLIM SUO
S. P. Q. A.
SUMPTIB. PUBL. ET PRIV.
P.
MDCCCXXXX

Signature

g. geefs fit
j.g. buckens fudit mdcccxl

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°13'9" E 4°24'5"

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