RUBENS, Peter Paul
(b. 1577, Siegen, d. 1640, Antwerpen)

Garden of Love (detail)

c. 1633
Oil on canvas
Museo del Prado, Madrid

In the Garden of Love Rubens celebrated his marriage to Helena Fourment, his second wife. Helena, the woman deemed "the most beautiful in Antwerp', is seen in the painting.

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