Gallery 1 & 2: Peter Paul Rubens and the Baroque

photo by The Ringling Museum

Gallery Labels and photos - Slideshow

From Bozzetti to Tapestries. Detailed information on all 20 tapestries, cartoons, modelli and bozzetti.

 
- Triumph of Divine Love
- Putti in Triumph
 
 
- Triumph of Catholic Faith
 
- The Four Evangelists
 
- Defenders Eucharist
- Who is who?
 
- Abraham & Melchizedek
   1, 2, 3, 4,
- Teaching Poster
 
- Gathering of Manna 1, 2, 3
- The horns of Moses

- Who was Melchizedek and what did Rubens believe?
- How did 2 cartoons hang in the Grovenor's Mansion
- Which pigments did Rubens use?
- Portrait of the Infanta Isabella Clara Eugenia
- Red pigment on Rubens' paintings turns to black

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 Points to Ponder

2006 Gallery Label
- John's art collection
- Angels on high
- All about the cartoons & tapestries
- The two French cartoons
- Measurements
- What is the Eucharist?
- Shipping bill for the 4 cartoons
- DescalzasRealesConvent 12
- Tapestry Wokshops
- Tapestry Weaving
- The Counter Reformation
- Isabella yellow
- The Habsburg coat of arms
- From Bozzetti to Tapestries
- Rubens' pay, mansion & castles