Pieter Paul Rubens | Online Art Museum - Part 2

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Peter Paul Rubens, Der Tod des Hippolytos (The Death of Hippolytus)

Peter Paul Rubens, Siegen 1577 – Antwerpen 1640 Der Tod des Hippolytos / The Death of Hippolytus (1611) Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK This small painting by the great Flemish artist, diplomat and intellectual Sir Peter Paul Rubens, is a masterpiece of controlled chaos. The subject is the death of Hippolytus, son of the Greek hero…

Antwerpen… Listening the organ.

Every year, approximately 360,000 people from different countries and different cultures visit the Cathedral of Our Lady just for touching spiritually all the treasures collected here. Everyone can see here some works by Peter Paul Rubens and other flemish painters, the nineteenth-century Schyven organ which has 90 registers and 5,770 pipes a lot of sculptures…