Peter Paul Rubens, “Venus and Adonis,” around 1610.
Oil on canvas, 276 x 183 cm.
Stiftung Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf.
Permanent loan from the Academy of Art Düsseldorf.
With the re-opening on 7 May 2011, the Museum Kunstpalast will be able, after being closed for more than two years for a huge renovation project, to unveil its treasures once more, and put some 450 selected artworks from the Middle Ages to the present day on display.
// From our friends at E-Flux