The Three Graces (Rubens)

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The Three Graces
The Three Graces, by Peter Paul Rubens, from Prado in Google Earth.jpg
Artist Peter Paul Rubens
Year 1639
Dimensions 221 cm × 181 cm (87 in × 71 in)
Location Museo del Prado, Madrid

The Three Graces is a 1639 oil painting of the Three Graces by Rubens.

The painting was held in the personal collection of the artist until his death, then in 1666 it went to the Royal Alcazar of Madrid, before hanging in the Museo del Prado.[1]

There were other variations by Rubens on the theme of Three Graces.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Three Graces" by Rubens at Museo del Prado.
  2. ^ Peter C. Sutton, Marjorie E. Wieseman, Nico Van Hout. "Drawn By The Brush: Oil Sketches By Peter Paul Rubens." Yale University Press, 2004