Rubens Copies After the Antique: Text

Rubens Copies After the Antique: Text

Author: Marjon van der Meulen

Publisher:

ISBN: UCR:31210012415863

Category: Art, Classical

Page: 320

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Rubens was fascinated by the classical world and the exploits of the ancients celebrated on surviving sculptures, sarcophagus reliefs, engraved gems and coins. When he set out for Italy as a young artist in 1600, he was following in the footsteps of many Flemish artists before him, but Rubens drawings after the Antique have a range and thoroughness unique of their kind. They are catalogued here in detail.
Rubens Copies After the Antique: Text
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Marjon van der Meulen
Categories: Art, Classical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

Rubens was fascinated by the classical world and the exploits of the ancients celebrated on surviving sculptures, sarcophagus reliefs, engraved gems and coins. When he set out for Italy as a young artist in 1600, he was following in the footsteps of many Flemish artists before him, but Rubens drawings
Rubens Copies After the Antique: Catalogue
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: Marjon van der Meulen
Categories: Art, Classical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-01-01 - Publisher: Harvey Miller

Rubens was fascinated by the classical world and the exploits of the ancients celebrated on surviving sculptures, sarcophagus reliefs, engraved gems and coins. When he set out for Italy as a young artist in 1600, he was following in the footsteps of many Flemish artists before him, but Rubens drawings
Rubens Copies After the Antique
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Marjon van der Meulen
Categories: Art, Classical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

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