17th century collection
Detail of 'The Virgin and Child with St. Elizabeth and the Child Baptist', Peter Paul Rubens
The Walker Art Gallery's collection of 17th century art is rich in Dutch landscapes and portraits.
It also features works from several Old Masters, including Rembrandt (1606-1669), Rubens,1577-1640) Poussin (1594-1665) and Murillo (1617-1682).
Many of the works came from aristocratic collections built by people such as Charles I, the Duke of Devonshire and the Earl of Derby.
Please note that this is only a selection of works from the collection.
Title: Charles II
Artist: Godfrey Kneller