Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577-1640)
George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. E.M. Ayers, 10028
How much will it cost? $250
During the latter part of Rubens’s career, he was entrusted with a diplomatic role and regularly traveled to England. The artist’s concern with international peace along with his signature Flemish Baroque style, which emphasized movement and color, are distinctly portrayed in this work.