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Recent acquisitions of the Rubenshuis

From The Rubenianum Quarterly 2012| 3

This autumn the collection of the Rubenshuis was again enriched with several remarkable, long-term loans from private collectors, who proved willing to part with their precious artworks for a specified length of time. The expansion and supplementation of its collection are vital to the functioning of an active and dynamic museum. The new arrivals include various discoveries, such as two portraits, presumed lost, by Anthony van Dyck and a previously unknown still life by Frans Snijders.

Read the full article by Ben van Beneden, Curator of the Rubens House in the The Rubenianum Quarterly 2012| 3