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The feast of Saint Martin

Long-term loan since 2011

Rubens had the habit of reworking paintings which his assistants painted after his own specifications. A lesser-known fact is that he also took great pleasure in retouching the paintings and drawings of other, usually older masters.

Hans Rottenhammer

Venus and Cupid

Anthony van Dyck

Self-portrait

Anthony van Dyck

Portrait of a Brussel aldermen

Jan Cossiers

Portrait of a gentleman

Anthony van Dyck

The Head of the Apostle Matthew

Rubens House welcomes restored Self-Portrait

Rubens’s restored Self-Portrait is back in the Rubens House in Antwerp after an absence of more than a year. Rubens returns our gaze, with a blush on his cheeks and sensuous red lips.

Adriaen van Utrecht

Still Life of Vegetables

Adam de Coster

A man holding a glass of wine and a youth, by candlelight