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Actually collaborative work, that's, no longer easily mechanical but additionally conceptual co-productions, are infrequent within the background of artwork. This gorgeously illustrated catalogue explores simply such a rare partnership among Antwerp's most outstanding painters of the early 17th century, Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) and Jan Brueghel the Elder (1568-1625). Rubens and Brueghel performed nearly twenty-five works jointly among round 1597 and Brueghel's demise in 1625. hugely prized and wanted through creditors all through Europe, the collaborative works of Rubens and Brueghel have been distinctive by way of a really excessive point of caliber, extra better by way of the prestige of the artists themselves.
released to coincide with an exhibition on the Getty Museum to be held July five to September 24, 2006, gains twenty-six colour plates of such Rubens/Brueghel work as The go back from conflict, The dinner party of Acheloüs, and Madonna and baby in a Garland of Flowers, in addition to Rubens and Brueghel's collaborations with vital contemporaries corresponding to Frans Snyders and Hendrick van Balen. this is often the 1st such booklet to totally handle and reproduce those works intensive.

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