Known for such works as The Descent from the Cross, Wolf and Fox Hunt, Peace and War, Self-Portrait with Helena and Peter Paul and The Garden of Love, Rubenss style combined a knowledge of Renaissance classicism with lush brushwork and a lively realism. He died in 1640.
What did Peter Paul Rubens do?
Peter Paul Rubens is famous for his inventive and dynamic paintings of religious and mythological subjects, though he also painted portraits and landscapes. He is regarded as one of the greatest painters of the 17th-century Baroque period.
What are the popular artworks done by Peter Paul Rubens?
Progression of Art1603. Equestrian Portrait of the Duke of Lerma. 1609. Self-Portrait with Isabella Brandt, his first wife, in the Honeysuckle Bower. 1611. The Elevation of the Cross. 1612. Massacre of the Innocents. 1618. Prometheus Bound. 1624. The Adoration of the Magi. 1625. The Disembarkation at Marseilles. 1635. •Sep 2, 2018
Why is the Holy Trinity by Masaccio important?
In the church of Santa Maria Novella in Florence is one of the best examples of the early Renaissance scientific approach to creating the convincing illusion of space within a painting.