The Work of Early Rubens

Legion of Honor Docent Rita Dunlay
Tue May 28, 7:00pm to 8:30pm |
Founders Room

Gaze through gilded frames and into the past, to a world inspired by biblical and mythical tales. Witness these epic stories leap forth from massive paintings. 

Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640) was celebrated for his skillful handling of oil paint; his sensuous coloring; and his taut, action-packed depictions of dramatic narratives.  

The Wall Street Journal reviewer Mary Tomkins says, "'Early Rubens' is a scholarly and illuminating exhibition."

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Gaze through gilded frames and into the past, to a world inspired by biblical and mythical tales. Witness these epic stories leap forth from massive paintings. 

Peter Paul Rubens (1577–1640) was celebrated for his skillful handling of oil paint; his sensuous coloring; and his taut, action-packed depictions of dramatic narratives.  

The Wall Street Journal reviewer Mary Tomkins says, "'Early Rubens' is a scholarly and illuminating exhibition."

Founders Room