from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Rubens, Peter Paul 1577-1640. Flemish painter. A master of the baroque, he executed many portraits and exuberant works of allegorical, historical, and religious themes, including Descent from the Cross (1611-1614).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. prolific Flemish baroque painter; knighted by the English king Charles I (1577-1640)


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.