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The Raising of the Cross

1610 - 1611

Why is it canonical?

Peter Paul Rubens was perhaps the most significant exemplars of the Baroque period. The work seethes with action and filled with oversized figures in dramatic motion, all characteristics of high Baroque painting.

Locations

Belgium Antwerp

Periods

Baroque

Media

Painting Oil

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Peter Paul Rubens, The Raising of the Cross

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