Rubens’ Oil Sketches

8 September 2018 till 13 January 2019

Exhibition, Highlight, Highlighted

The exhibition ‘Pure Rubens’ is the largest survey of Rubens’ oil sketches in the past sixty-five years. Each of the oil sketches displays the brilliant touch of the master himself, revealing Rubens’ unmatched imaginative powers: his ability to tell stories in ways so original and exciting that the viewer is swept away.

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen

Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is one of the oldest museums in the Netherlands. Its collection is built on the legacy of jurist Frans Jacob Otto Boijmans, who left his personal collection to the city of Rotterdam in 1849. In 1958, the name of benefactor Daniël George van Beuningen was added to the museum after the acquisition of his collection. The current museum building opened in 1935; it is a historic building designed specially for the collection by city architect Adrian van der Steur. T...

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Periodic opening times

Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 17:00
Thursday 11:00 - 17:00
Friday 11:00 - 17:00
Saturday 11:00 - 17:00
Sunday 11:00 - 17:00

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