Die Vermählung "in procuratione" (Skizze zum Medici-Zyklus)

Die Vermählung "in procuratione" (Skizze zum Medici-Zyklus)

Dating
1622/23
More about this artwork
The marriage of Marie de’ Medici was held in procuratione, in other words, by proxy as Henry was inextricably involved in the war against Savoy. Instead of a mythologically elevated allegory, Rubens chose a history painting scene to convey greater authenticity.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 12
Inventory Number
94
Birth year of the artist
1577
Year the artist deceased
1640
Dimensions of the object
61 x 50,3 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Genre
Malerei
Department
Flämische Malerei
Origin
Aus der Kurfürstlichen Galerie München
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Peter Paul Rubens, Die Vermählung "in procuratione" (Skizze zum Medici-Zyklus), 1622/23, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/wE4K6zpGZ5 (Last updated on 23.05.2022)

You may also be interested in the following works of art: