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Peter Paul Rubens: Venus, Mars and Cupid  wikidata:Q23929240 
Artist
Rubens, Sir Peter Paul (1577 - 1640) – Artist
Details of artist on Google Art Project
Peter Paul Rubens: Venus, Mars and Cupid
Title
Venus, Mars and Cupid
Object type painting
Date Early to mid-1630s
Medium oil on canvas
QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Oil
Dimensions Height: 1,952 mm (76.85 in); Width: 1,330 mm (52.36 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,1952U174789;P2049,1330U174789
Accession number
285
Object history Paris, Louis-Philippe, Duc d' Orléans (seen by Watteau bef. 1720); London, Orléans sale, Apr. 1793, lot 6; London, B. Vandergucht (d. 1794); his sale, London, Christies, 11 Mar. 1796, lot 42. Bt Egles; London, Michael Bryan; his sale, London, Coxe, 19 May 1798, lot 19; Amsterdam, Schley, 27 Apr. 1803, lot 'A' ('Un Magnifique Tableau, representent Venus & Mars, peint par P.P. Rubbens, ce morceau ˆ apartenu, au feu Roi de Pologne, & a été vendu ˆ un tres haut prix, a sa vente, a St. Petersbourg' ie. as ex-King of Poland Collection so probably ex-Desenfans). Bt Josi for fl 129; Paris, Christian Josi; London, Sir Francis Bourgeois, 1811; Bourgeois Bequest, 1811.
References described at URL: http://www.dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk/explore-the-collection/251-300/venus,-mars-and-cupid/
Source/Photographer sgEGV_FEf7BMWQ at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level

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