Peter Paul Rubens - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Peter Paul Rubens

Style: Baroque

Place: Siegen

Born: 1577

Death: 1640

Nationality: Germany


The Flemish baroque painter Peter Paul Rubens , b. June 28, 1577, d. May 30, 1640 was the most renowned northern European artist of his day, and is now widely recognized as one of the foremost painters in Western art history. By completing the fusion of the realistic tradition of Flemish painting with the imaginative freedom and classical themes of...