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Peter Paul Rubens  1577-1640, DE

(Petrus-Paulus Rubens, Pieter Paul Rubens)

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to top Most exhibitions in:

USA 47
Germany 20
United Kingdom 7
Austria 5

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Artist Rank
Rembrandt van Rijn    32
Albrecht Dürer    29
Anthony van Dyck    18
Jacob Jordaens    16
Edgar Degas  199 15

to top Most exhibitions held at:

  The National Gallery of Art, USA 8
  J. Paul Getty Museum, USA 7
  Statens museum for kunst, Denmark 4

to top Biography:  Please report missing Information

28.6.1577 Born in Siegen, Westfalen, NW (DE)

30.5.1640 Died in Antwerpen, VAN (BE)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 116  Please report missing Information

until 22.2.2015
   Outer space - Faszination Weltraum - Der Weltraum zwischen Kunst und Wissenschaft - Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn Send message


to top Solo shows   15

   Looking East: Rubens's Encounter with Asia - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

   Peter Paul Rubens - Von der Heydt Museum, Wuppertal

   Rubens: The Apotheosis of James I and Other Studies - Tate Britain, London
   Art and the Natural World - Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC

   Peter Paul Rubens - Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA), Chicago, IL
   Drawn by the brush : oil sketches by Peter Paul Rubens - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

   Rubens. La Adoración de los Magos - Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid
   Peter Paul Rubens - Albertina, Vienna

   Bilder nach Bildern – Peter Paul Rubens und die Kunst des Kupferstichs - Städtische Galerie Villa Zanders, Bergisch Gladbach

   Peter Paul Rubens - Oil Paintings and Oil Sketches - Gagosian Gallery , New York City, NY

   Pietro Paolo Rubens - Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome

   Rubens - og det, der ligner - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

   Rubens: Engravings and Woodcuts - The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY

   P. P. Rubens. Samtidige nederlandske kobberstik, raderinger og træsnit - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen

   Rubens - stik fra samtiden efter - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen


to top Group shows   100

   Classical Paintings - National Gallery of Arts - Tirana, Tirana
   Art and Alchemy - The Mystery of Transformation - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
   CounterIntelligence - Justina M Barnicke Gallery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

   Unter vier Augen Porträts sehen, lesen, hören - Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Master Drawings - The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxford
   A woman’s work is never done - International Cultural Centre / Międzynarodowe Centrum Kultury, Krakow
   Déjà-vu? Die Kunst der Wiederholung von Dürer bis YouTube - Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe

   Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Courtauld Gallery - The Frick Collection, New York City, NY
   James Ensor in Context, Ensor and the History of European Art from the Collection of the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antw - Sompo Japan Museum of Art, Tokyo
   Masterpieces In The Mas. Five Centuries Of Images In Antwerp - Museum aan de stroom MAS, Antwerp
   The Golden Age of Painting, 1600–1800, from the Speed Art Museum - Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI
   Déjà-vu? Die Kunst der Wiederholung von Dürer bis YouTube - Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
   Die schönsten Holländer in Leipzig - Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig, Leipzig
   Le baroque en Flandres - Musée de la Chartreuse, Douai
   Sweet&Salt - Water and the Dutch - Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam

   Visions of Saints - MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
   Lichtgefüge - Das Licht im Zeitalter von Rembrandt und Vermeer - Museum Schloss Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel
   Rubens, Van Dyck & Jordaens - Hermitage Amsterdam, Amsterdam
   A Pioneering Collection - The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
   Le Baroque en Flandres : Rubens, van Dyck, Jordaens - Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, Rouen
   The Splendor - Residenzgalerie Salzburg, Salzburg
   Heroines - Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
   Rubens – van Dyck – Jordaens. Baroque Painting from Antwerp - The National Gallery Oslo, Oslo

   Lust und Laster. Die 7 Todsünden von Dürer bis Naumann - Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern
   The Barber Goes North: Treasures from The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham - Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria
   From Old to New - Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL
   Eye for the Sensual: Selections from the Resnick Collection - Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
   Treasures from Budapest: European Masterpieces from Leonardo to Schiele - Royal Academy of Arts, London
   Side by Side: Oberlin's Masterworks at the Phillips - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
   Side by Side: Oberlin's Masterworks at the Phillips - The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
   Rubens & van Dyck - Nationalmuseum, Stockholm
   In the Footsteps of Masters: The Evolution of the Reproductive Print - Figge Art Museum, Davenport, IA

   Turner and the Masters - Tate Britain, London
   A Story of the Image: Old & New Masters From Antwerp - National Museum of Singapore, Singapore
   The Art of Power: Royal Armor and Portraits from Imperial Spain - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Printmaking Methods | Relief - Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
   A Story of the Image - Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai
Description  The Endless Renaissance - Bass Museum of Art, Miami, FL
   Galaxy: A Hundred or So Stars Visible to the Naked Eye - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
   Die Künstler der Kaiser - von Dürer bis Tizian von Rubens bis Velázquez - Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden
   Noble Guests - Masterpieces From The Kunsthalle Bremen - Alte Pinakothek, Munich

   Drawing the Classical Figure - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Seven Decades Of Collecting: Celebrating The Usc Fisher Museum Of Art - USC Fisher Museum - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
   Masterpieces of European Painting from Museo de Arte de Ponce - Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI
   Grand Scale: Monumental Prints in the Age of Dürer and Titian - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
   Zerbrechliche Schönheit, Glas im Blick der Kunst - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
Description  Picasso & Rubens - Moderne trifft Barock - Graphikmuseum Pablo Picasso Münster, Münster
   Reunited: Rubens -- Ribera - Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

   The Baroque Woodcut - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
   Omaggio a Capodimonte - Museo di Capodimonte, Naples
   Three Sides to a Sheet of Paper - Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
   On Line: European Drawings, 16th–19th Centuries - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
   Rubens a genius a work - Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels
   Das ewige Auge: Von Rembrandt bis Picasso - Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich
   Chefs-d`oevre des Musees royauk de Beaux-Arts de Belgique - NMAO National Museum of Art Osaka, Osaka
   Gärten: Inspiration, Ordnung, Glück - Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau, Munich

   Körper auf Papier - 100 Zeichnungen aus fünf Jahrhunderten - Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf
   Multiple Fascinations: Dutch and Flemish Prints from Bruegel to Rembrandt - Davison Art Center, Middletown
   Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium Exhibition - NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
   The Early Modern Painter-Etcher - Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA
   Passion For Paint - The National Gallery, London
   Rubens and His Printmakers - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Rubens and Brueghel: A Working Friendship - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   From Cranach to Monet - Highlights of the Pérez Simón Collection - Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
   Highlights - Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen
  ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary ArtThe Unknown Masterpiece - ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz Send message
   Self Portrait Renaissance to Contemporary - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
   Rubens and his Age - - Guggenheim Hermitage Museum, Las Vegas, NV (closed)

   Works of Art on Paper from the Time of Rembrandt and Rubens - David Tunick, Inc., New York City, NY
   Msterworks from the MFA Boston: celebrating the human form in art - Nagoya - Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Nagoya

   Treasures From Chatsworth: A British Noble House - Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
   Visions of Grandeur: Drawing in the Baroque Age - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   Weltsichten. Meisterwerke der Zeichnung, Graphik und Fotographie - Kupferstich-Kabinett, Dresden
   Durchleuchtet. Dialog mit der Sammlung / x-rayed. Dialogue with the Collection - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
   Look Light / Ejhle světlo - Prague Castle Riding School, Prague

   Look light/Ejhle svetlo - Moravska Galerie / Moravian Gallery, Brno
   The James Fairfax Collection - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
   HIMMELSCHWER - Transformationen der Schwerkraft - Minoriten Kultur, Graz
   Himmelsschwer - Transformationen der Schwerkraft - Landesmuseum Joanneum / Volkskunde, Graz
   Between Heaven and Earth: Images of Christ and the Virgin - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

   Mise en Page: The Art of Composing on Paper - The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
   European Master Drawings from the Allen Memorial Art Museum - The Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH
   Van Michelangelo tot Rubens - Verborgen meestertekeningen uit Belgisch particulier bezit - Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam
   Albertina: Old Master Drawings from Vienna - Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
   Masterworks from the Albertina - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY

   Jezus - In de Gouden Eeuw - Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam

   Kunst in der Republik Genua 1528-1815 / Art in the Republic of Genoa, 1528-1815 - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main

   The Treasure Houses of Britain: 500 Years of Private Patronage and Art Collecting - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Leonardo's Last Supper: Before and After - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   The Countess de Beue Collection of Leonardo da Vinci, Nicolas Poussin and Peter Paul Rubens - Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

   Old Master Paintings from the Collection of Baron Thyssen-Bornemisza - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Risbe in akvareli starih mojstrov iz grafične zbirke Albertina, faksimili - Pilonova Galerija, Ajdovscina

   Rubens, Van Dyck, and Jordaens: Prints and Drawings - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Old Master Drawings from Christ Church, Oxford - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Gemälde der Dresdner Galerie - Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin

   Art Treasures from the Vienna Collections - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

   Nicolas Poussin, Peter Paul Rubens - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

   The Horse In Art - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

   Gemäldeausstellung alter Meister - Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg


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 Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
 NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC


 Residenzgalerie Salzburg, Salzburg
 Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, Vienna


 Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen, Antwerp
 Museum voor Schone Kunsten Gent / Museum of Fine Arts Ghent, Ghent


 Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand - MASP, São Paulo


 Muzej Mimara, Zagreb

Czech Republic

 Moravska Galerie, Brno
 National Gallery Prague - Sternberg Palace, Prague


 Statens museum for kunst, Copenhagen


 Palais des Beaux-Arts Lille, Lille
 Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nancy, Nancy
 Musée du Louvre, Paris


 Anhaltische Gemäldegalerie, Dessau
 Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden
 Niedersächsischen Landesmuseum, Hannover
 Siegerlandmuseum, Siegen

Ireland (Republic)

 National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin


 The Israel Museum, Jerusalem


 Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence
 Museo e Galleria Borghese, Rome


 NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo


 Groninger Museum, Groningen


 The National Museum of Art of Romania, Bucharest


 Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid


 Nationalmuseum, Stockholm


 Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel
 Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich

United Kingdom

 Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
 Dulwich Picture Gallery, London
 The National Gallery, London


 MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
 Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC
 The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
 The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
 Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
 The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN
 Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena, CA
 Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
 Timken Museum of Art , San Diego, CA
 Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
 The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL
 Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH
 The Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, MA


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