Sir Peter Paul Rubens

Simon Watts, English, active 1760 - 1780
after Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish, 1577 - 1640



Soft-ground etching on laid paper

Plate: 21 1/4 × 14 3/16 in. (54 × 36 cm)

Sheet: 22 1/16 × 14 11/16 in. (56 × 37.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, upper center: SIR PETER PAUL RUBENS.; lower left: Sir P.P. Rubens delit; lower right: Sim. Watts sc.t 1768; lower center: In the Collection of Mr. Tho.s Hudson, Painter / CR edid.t

Course History

SART 27, Printmaking I: Intaglio, Louise Hamlin, Spring 2012

SART 27, SART 28, SART 74, Printmaking I, Printmaking II, Printmaking III, Louise Hamlin, Spring 2014

Exhibition History

Artist as Object/Subject, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 18, 1999-March 12, 2000.

Images in Translation: Eighteenth-Century Prints after Old Master Drawings Selected from the Permanent Collection, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 30-May 30, 2004.


James Bergquist, Boston; to Robert Dance, 1996; given to present collection, 1997.

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