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Pieter Bruegel, I (aka Pieter Bruegel the elder)

Flemish painter

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Possibly born in Breda and likely trained by Pieter Coecke van Aelst. Bruegel is considered one of the greatest artists in 16th-century northern Europe. His work, mainly landscapes, scenes of peasant life and allegory, is a blend of religion, folklore and humanism. The influence of his work was widespread and long-lasting.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500013247.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Pieter Bruegel, I (aka Pieter Bruegel the elder):

After Pieter Bruegel I Landscape, 16th century Etching
After Pieter Bruegel I Large Alpine Landscape, ca. 1555-1557 Etching and engraving on laid paper
After Pieter Bruegel I Landscape, 16th century Etching
After Pieter Bruegel I The Last Judgment, 16th century Engraving
After Pieter Bruegel I The Wise and Foolish Virgins, 16th century Engraving
After Pieter Bruegel I The Meager Cuisine (La Cuisine Maigre), 16th century Engraving
After Pieter Bruegel I The Full Cuisine (La Cuisine Grosse), 16th century Engraving
After Pieter Bruegel I The Fair at Hoboken, ca. 1559 Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Faith, 16th century Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Hope, 16th century Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Charity, 16th century Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Justice, 16th century Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Prudence, 16th century Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Fortitude, 1559 Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Fortitude, 16th century Engraving
Philip Galle after Pieter Bruegel I Temperance, 16th century Engraving
Hieronymus Cock after Pieter Bruegel I St. Jerome in the Wilderness (S. Hieronymus in Deserto), ca. 1553-1557 Etching and engraving
Pieter van der Heyden after Pieter Bruegel I The Battle between the Moneybags and the Strong-boxes (Le Combat des Tire-Lires et des Coffres-Forts), 16th century Engraving
Wenceslaus Hollar after Pieter Bruegel I, believed to be after Johann Lys Brawl of Peasants, 1646 Etching on laid paper
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