The Rape of the Sabine Women (Rubens)

The Rape of the Sabine Women is a painting by Peter Paul Rubens. It is now in the Belfius Collection [nl]. It was commissioned by Philip IV of Spain in 1639 but was still incomplete on Rubens' death a year later. It was completed by the Brussels painter Gaspar de Crayer.

The Rape of the Sabine Women (1639-1640) by Rubens

Another version of this painting is now held by the National Gallery, London.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ London, The National Gallery. "Peter Paul Rubens | The Rape of the Sabine Women | NG38 | National Gallery, London". www.nationalgallery.org.uk. Retrieved 2018-08-27.

BibliographyEdit

  • Palais des Beux-Arts de Lille (2004) RUBENS.