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Marie de Medici Cycle

1622 - 1624

Why is it canonical?

As perhaps the most sought after painter in Northern Europe during the Baroque period, Rubens was commissioned to produce a sweeping series of works. Given both its magnitude and its departure from Rubens's usual religious themes this series of works is has few parallels during the period in their importance to this work.

Locations

France Paris

Periods

Baroque

Media

Painting Oil

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Peter Paul Rubens, The Disembarkation at Marseilles

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