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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

Peter Paul Rubens

Saint Sebastian

The master lives

Pay a virtual visit to the Rubens House with the guided tour 'The Master lives'. Online or on your smartphone with the free Antwerp Museum App.