"Het Steen" by Peter Paul Rubens

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Painted in 1635, this is the view surrounding Ruben's house, where he lived and worked for the last five years of his life - painting landscapes. Richard explains why this seemingly subtle, gentle landscape displays Ruben's classic style.

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