Portrait of the Archduke Albrecht by Peter Paul Rubens

Portrait of the Archduke Albrecht, 6th son of the Emperor Maximillian II.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
131 x 106 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £500)
Acquired in:
1957
Vendor:
Old Masters Galleries

The archduke is standing wearing a ruff and half-armour, the Order of the Golden Fleece round his neck and with a court dwarf and his palace at Brussels in the background.

Venue details

Royal Armouries Museum Armouries Drive, LEEDS West Yorkshire LS10 1LT 0113 220 1999 www.royalarmouries.org

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec

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