The Wallace Collection

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The Defeat and Death of Maxentius
  • Peter Paul Rubens (1577 - 1640)
  • The Defeat and Death of Maxentius
  • France
  • c. 1622
  • Painting
  • Oil on oak panel
  • Image size: 38.3 x 64.5 cm
    Frame size: 60.3 x 87 cm
  • P520
  • East Drawing Room
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • M. and H. de Comans. Henri or Adrien de Valois; Phillipe, duc d'Orléans; by descent to Louis-Philippe-Joseph, duc d'Orléans; T.M. Slade, 1791/2; Hammersly sale, Christie's, 06-7 March 1801, no. 75; Drew. Sir Philip Stephens; his sale, Christie's, 17 May 1810, no. 97; bt. in. The 6th Viscount Ranelagh; his sales, Christie's, 23 June 1821, no. 82, bt. in, and 16 May 1829, no. 17; Samuel Rogers; his sale, Christie's, 3 May 1856, no. 728; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.