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Famous Portraits from the Baroque Movement

Updated October 13, 2018 8.8k views41 items

List of the most popular portraits from the baroque movement, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. The baroque period was an extremely important awakening in the world of art, so it's not surprising that many historic portraits were created during that time. Renowned baroque movement portraits are highly sought after, so if you want to add one to your collection you better start saving now. Click on the names of the famous baroque movement portrait works to see more information about each one.

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    Alethea Talbot with her husband (c. 1620) is a painting by Flemish artist Peter Paul Rubens....  more
    • Artist: Peter Paul Rubens
    • Subject: Alethea Howard, Countess of Arundel
    • Genres (Art): Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Baroque
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    An Old Man in Military Costume (1630-1631) is a painting by Dutch artist Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn....  more
    • Artist: Rembrandt
    • Genres (Art): Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Dutch Golden Age, Baroque
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    Bearded Man with a Beret (c. 1630) is a painting by Dutch artist Jan Lievens....  more
    • Artist: Jan Lievens
    • Genres (Art): Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Dutch Golden Age, Baroque
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    Charles I and His Wife Henrietta Maria with Their Eldest Children Charles and James (1633) is a painting by Flemish artist Anthony van Dyck....  more
    • Artist: Anthony van Dyck
    • Subject: Charles I of England, James II of England, Henrietta Maria of France, Charles II of England
    • Genres (Art): Portrait
    • Art Form: Painting
    • Period / Movement: Baroque