Peter Paul Rubens
Peter Paul Rubens was a seventeenth-century Flemish Baroque painter.
|Belfries||Altarpieces The Raising of the Cross (1610) and The Descent from the Cross (1611?1614) for the Cathedral of Our Lady|
|Florence||"Rubens travelled to Rome by way of Florence in 1601." (Wikipedia) The Palazzo Pitti has several paintings by Rubens in its collection.|
|Genoa||Wrote I Palazzi di Genova, which includes several of the designated palaces|
|Mantua and Sabbioneta||Mantua: lived at the court of Duke Vincenzo I of Gonzaga.|
|Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai||"The liberation of souls from purgatory", 1635-1636|
|Plantin-Moretus Museum||He was a friend of the family and made several paintings/bookcovers for them|
|Rome||St. Helena with the True Cross for the Roman church of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme|
|Venice and its Lagoon||Madonna with Child, in the baroque church Santa Maria del Giglio.|
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