Rubens and His Legacy starts this weekend 24th January 2014



The highly anticipated, landmark exhibition opens 24 January.

Rubens and His Legacy: Van Dyck to Cézanne

★★★★ “Superb. Demonstrates Rubens’ reach into just about every area of art over the past four centuries.” The Telegraph

Explore Rubens’ career through themes, from lust to power, violence to poetry, and see his masterpieces alongside the work of those he influenced: Picasso, Van Dyck, Rembrandt, Delacroix and many more.

Plus visit Jenny Saville’s La Peregrina, a specially curated response to the exhibition showcasing selected works by some of the 20th and 21st centuries’ most revered artists, including Willem de Kooning, Francis Bacon, Sarah Lucas, and Lucian Freud.

Before you visit, take a look at Rubens: A Beginners’ Guide.

Book now to discover more than 400 years of Rubens’ remarkable influence.


Sponsored by BNY Mellon, Partner of the Royal Academy of Arts

Royal Academy of Arts
Piccadilly site:
Burlington House, Piccadilly
London W1J 0BD