Rubens, Peter Paul
Rubens, Peter Paul, 1577–1640, foremost Flemish painter of the 17th cent., b. Siegen, Westphalia, where his family had gone into exile because of his father's Calvinist beliefs.
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- Last Years and Late Work
- Early Life and Work
- Later Life and Mature Work
- Achievement and Influence
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