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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

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.