Peter Paul Rubens

Peter Paul Rubens was a seventeenth-century Flemish Baroque painter.

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Belfries Altarpieces The Raising of the Cross (1610) and The Descent from the Cross (1611?1614) for the Cathedral of Our Lady
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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