Latest Peter Paul Rubens Stories

2014-07-23 23:01:11

Gulick and Rubens Chiropractic Comes Highly Recommended by Power Liens, the Largest Directory of Personal Injury Physicians Working on Lien and Letter of Protection (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 With the expansion of their online directory of over 4,000 physicians, Power Liens has a special designation for their most experienced and trusted doctors. Personal injury attorneys are constantly seeking reputable doctors for their clients who work on a lien basis, so Preferred Providers are screened...

2013-05-30 23:18:22

Artists, painters, and art students enjoy the brilliance of Paul Rubens´ works viewed in high resolution on iPhone and iPad with Mighty Mack´s Drawings: Rubens App. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Sir Peter Paul Rubens (1577 — 1640) was a prolific seventeenth-century Flemish Baroque painter, and a proponent of an extravagant Baroque style that emphasized movement, color, and sensuality. He is well-known for his Counter-Reformation altarpieces, portraits, landscapes,...

2011-03-29 20:05:40

Gaze upon Rembrandt's The Night Watch, The Storm on the Sea of Galilee, or one of the great Dutch master's famous self-portraits. Contemplate Caravaggio's Boy with a Basket of Fruit, Supper at Emmaus, or the famed Italian artist's Seven Works of Mercy. Admire Peter Paul Rubens' Prometheus Bound, Portrait of WÃ…“šadysÃ…“šaw IV, or the Flemish baroque painter's The Exchange of Princesses. Speaking at the 241st National meeting & Exposition of...

2011-01-16 00:22:52

Alexandre Moreno's savvy business decision allows him to recover a lost national treasure. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 15, 2011 In 1972 during a period of military dictatorship in Brazil, police officers raided the house of artist Rubens Camargo and seized eight paintings, which they considered subversive. Those paintings would have been his first solo exhibit. Camargo was then forbidden to paint and ended up going to exile in Paris where he died some 27 years later at the age of 69....

2009-05-09 16:39:03

Premature birth can happen to any woman anywhere and some 200 experts met in Seattle this week to discuss ways to help more of the early arrivals survive. Although technology helps save many preemies, more than 1 million die worldwide each year and an additional 3 million babies are stillborn, The Seattle Times reported Saturday. It happens to women in Seattle and Sri Lanka, said Dr. Craig Rubens, of Seattle Children's hospital and executive director of the Global Alliance to Prevent...

2006-01-09 06:04:26

BELGRADE (Reuters) - Two masked gunmen broke into a museum in the Serb city of Novi Sad on Sunday, tied up employees with scotch tape and stole four paintings, including 17th century works by Rembrandt and Rubens. Novi Sad City Museum director Drago Njegovan said the paintings were worth several million euros but were far too well known to be sold. The Rembrandt, a portrait of the artist's father valued at $4.4 million, had been stolen once before in 1983 and found two years later in...

2005-07-07 15:25:11

A small quantity of chloride in the red paint in the painting 'Portrait of a Young Lady' by Peter Paul Rubens in the Mauritshuis Museum in The Hague is causing the red parts of the painting to slowly turn black and white under the influence of light. Dutch researcher Katrien Keune has determined the cause and course of the discolouration. At the FOM institute for Atomic and Molecular Physics Keune investigated the pigment vermilion from a painting by Rubens. Originally this mercury sulphide...

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