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Bruegel, Pieter approximately 1525-1569

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Works: 1,943 works in 4,557 publications in 12 languages and 64,469 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Catalogues raisonnés  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Juvenile works  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Inventor, Bibliographic antecedent, Draftsman, Other, Honoree, Creator, Dedicatee, Contributor, Engraver, Correspondent
Classifications: ND673.B73, 759.9493
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Most widely held works by Pieter Bruegel
Bruegel by Alexander Wied( Book )
17 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in 5 languages and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Burgundy - Antwerp - Life of Pieter Brugel - Drawings - Landscapes - Paintings - Doubtful works - Catalogue of paintings
Pieter Bruegel by Larry Silver( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
The exciting recent rediscovery in Spain of a missing canvas by Pieter Bruegel the Elder (ca. 1525-69) has jolted a revived public awareness of the great Flemish painter and his work. Best known for his amusing depictions of peasants, landscapes, and Bosch-like fantasies, Bruegel also created a wide range of highly original interpretations of religious themes in an era marked by religious controversies. Over a career of two decades as both a printmaker and a painter, he found his artistic niche in Europe's leading center of international trade, the emerging capital of capitalism, Antwerp. All of Bruegel's drawings, prints, and paintings on both canvas and panel - including the new Madrid canvas - are examined for form and content with comprehensive analysis. In addition, interpretation of the full range of Flemish paintings and prints during his generation is presented through the lens of Hieronymus Cock, Bruegel's own print publisher, "At the Sign of the Four Winds". Within this spectrum Bruegel's uniqueness and mastery emerges clearly. While scholars will appreciate the novel insights of this comprehensive re-examination of Pieter Bruegel, its highly accessible text will introduce newcomers and the general public to the delights of this inventive, trenchant, yet often amusing visual commentator on the human condition. All readers will relish the large-scale reproductions and frequent details in full color of his entire oeuvre in all media. This handsome, largescale volume will form the definitive study and accessible introduction to the life and art of Pieter Bruegel
Pieter Bruegel the Elder and Lucas van Leyden : the complete engravings, etchings, and woodcuts by Jacques Lavalleye( Book )
18 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
Pieter Bruegel and the art of laughter by Walter S Gibson( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 425 libraries worldwide
"Pieter Bruegel (ca. 1525-1569), generally considered the greatest Flemish painter of the sixteenth century, was described in 1604 by his earliest biographer as a supremely comic artist, few of whose works failed to elicit laughter. Today, however, we approach Bruegel's art as anything but a laughing matter. His paintings and drawings are thought to conceal profound allegories best illuminated with scholarly erudition. In this book, Walter S. Gibson takes a new look at Bruegel, arguing that the artist was no erudite philosopher, but a man very much in the world, and that a significant part of his art is best appreciated in the context of humor. In his examination of the witty and amusing elements in Bruegel's paintings, prints, and drawings in relation to the sixteenth century European culture of laughter, Gibson reminds us exactly why Bruegel was one of the most original artists of his time." "In a series of chapters, Gibson explores the function and production of laughter in the sixteenth century, examines the ways in which Bruegel exploited the comic potential of Hieronymus Bosch, and traces how the artist developed his remarkable gift for physiognomy in his work, culminating in three paintings of festive peasants he produced during the 1560s: the Wedding Dance, the Kermis, and the Wedding Banquet. Gibson also takes a detailed look at the Dulle Griet, Bruegel's most complex evocation of Bosch."--Jacket
Brueghel : a gift for telling stories by Pierre Sterckx( Book )
8 editions published in 1995 in 4 languages and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Pieter Bruegel, 1525/1530-1569 by Christian Vöhringer( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in German and English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
Pieter Bruegel the Elder is considered the most important Netherlandish painter of the 16th century, and is recognized as the creator of new genres in painting, such as landscape scenes and peasant themes
Bruegel and the creative process, 1559-1563 by Margaret A Sullivan( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 282 libraries worldwide
The mill and the cross : Peter Bruegel's "Way to Calvary" by Michael Gibson( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
Pieter Bruegel the Elder : art discourse in the sixteenth-century Netherlands by Todd M Richardson( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
"Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Art Discourse in the Sixteenth-Century Netherlands examines the later images by Bruegel in the context of two contemporary discourses - art theoretical and convivial. The first concerns the purely visual interactions between artists and artistic practices that unfold in pictures, which often transgress the categorical boundaries modern scholars place on their work, such as sacred and profane, antique and modern, and Italian and Northern. In this context, the images themselves - those of Bruegel, his contemporaries and predecessors - make up the primary source material from which the author argues. The second deals with the dialogue that occurred between viewers in front of pictures and the way in which pictorial strategies facilitated their visual experience and challenged their analytical capabilities. In this regard, the author expands his base of primary sources to include convivial texts, dialogues and correspondences, and texts by rhetoricians and Northern humanists addressing art theoretical issues. Challenging the conventional wisdom that the artist eschewed Italianate influences, this study demonstrates how Bruegel's later peasant paintings reveal a complicated artistic dialogue in which visual concepts and pictorial motifs from Italian and classical ideas are employed for a subject that was increasingly recognized in the sixteenth century as a specifically Northern phenomenon. Similar to the Dutch rhetorician societies and French Pl?de poets who cultivated the vernacular language using classical Latin, the function of this interpictorial discourse, the author argues, was not simply to imitate international trends, a common practice during the period, but to use it to cultivate his own visual vernacular language. Although the focus is primarily on Bruegel's later work, the author's conclusions are applied to sketch a broader understanding of both the artist himself and the vibrant artistic dialogue occurring in the Netherl"--Provided by publisher
Bruegel : the complete paintings, drawings, and prints : [catalogue by Pieter Bruegel( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
"Pieter Bruegel the Elder (died 1569) has always been acknowledged as one of the greatest and most influential artists in the history of the Netherlands. His fame began to spread in the course of his short life and the popularity of his work continued to rise during the centuries following his death in 1569. It is all the more astonishing, therefore, that we know so very little about the artist's life, his training, his opinions on art and society, and his doings and whereabouts during his artistic career of just seventeen years. Bruegel must be judged by the wonderful ensemble of forty-odd paintings, slightly more than sixty drawings and some seventy designs for prints that have come down to us. Due to the combination of his elusive life with the highly intricate and complex subjects, there are - as for Jheronimus Bosch, with whom he was already compared during his lifetime - numerous myths about the artist and his work. At the very core of his great oeuvre stands a man who more than any other artist bridges the pictorial traditions of the Flemish Primitives and the golden era of Rubens and Van Dyck. But in the end Bruegel is one of the greatest painters and draughtsmen in the history of Western art, and above all an artist with a disturbingly sharp insight into the frailty of human morals, a sound sense of humour, and a unique pictorial wit."--BOOK JACKET
Pieter Bruegel the Elder, c. 1525-1569 : peasants, fools, and demons by Rose-Marie Hagen( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Pieter Bruegel the Elder at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna by Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Gengivelser af 12 af Kunsthistorisches Museum i Wiens malerier af den flamske maler Pieter Bruegel d.æ. Med analyser af de enkelte værker
The prints of Peter Bruegel the elder : catalogue raissoné by René van Bastelaer( Book )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Pieter Bruegel, the elder (about 1525-1569) by Pieter Bruegel( Book )
9 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and German and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Bruegel by Penelope Le Fanu Hughes( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 201 libraries worldwide
Paintings: The Battle between Carnival and Lent - Children's Games - The Fall of the Rebel Angels - The Tower of Babel - The Procession to Calvary - The Adoration of the Kings - The Hunters in the Snow - The Corn Harvest - The Numbering at Bethlehem - A Peasant Wedding - The Parable of the Blind
Pieter Bruegel the Elder's Netherlandish proverbs and the practice of rhetoric by Mark A Meadow( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
"The paintings of Pieter Bruegel the Elder offer us a glimpse into the world of the sixteenth-century Netherlands, a world of peasants and burghers, of civic and religious life. How did viewers in Bruegel's own day look at his art? In order to offer twenty-first-century eyes something of the experience of a sixteenth-century viewer, this book takes an in-depth look at a single painting by the great Flemish artist, his Netherlandish Proverbs of 1559." "Bruegel's painting is a collection of over one hundred proverbs, each acted out in a single-minded manner by peasants, burghers, monks, inn-keepers and other social types. In order to understand what a viewer of the time might have perceived when viewing this image, this book begins by looking closely at Bruegel's composition. From this starting point, the author offers insights into how proverbs were used and understood in the sixteenth century and into period models for organizing collections. Lastly, the author turns to discussions of Bruegel by his contemporaries, and the insights these give us into the viewing of this and other of his paintings."--Jacket
Bosch/Bruegel ( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in Japanese and English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Graphic worlds of Peter Bruegel the elder, reproducing 64 engravings and a woodcut after designs by Peter Bruegel, the elder by H. Arthur Klein( Book )
16 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Renowned for his effervescent and rollicking paintings of Flemish life, Peter Bruegel the Elder also holds a place among the world's finest engraving designers. This collection contains 64 of his engravings plus a woodcut, arranged in two parts. The first depicts the outer world of nature and man, including landscapes, ships and the sea, and memorable portraits of sixteenth-century Flanders citizens, from aristocrats and burghers to villagers and peasants. The second part envisions the inner worlds of imagination, morality, and religion with scenes from the Gospels and Apocrypha.In addition, the book offers cogent and stimulating commentaries by H. Arthur Klein that provide details of Bruegel's life and influences as well as his techniques. Many of these prints served as models for subsequent Bruegel canvases, and each image is accompanied by an essay that places it within its historical context. A unique survey of the best and most magical work of one of history's greatest printmakers, this volume offers a prized addition to the collections of all connoisseurs, especially those interested in the art of engraving
Pieter Bruegel by Adam G Klein( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
This book briefly examines the life and work of the sixteenth-century Flemish painter, describing and giving examples of his art
 
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Bauern-Breughel 1525-1569
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Bolugaier approximately 1525-1569
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Brueghel le Rustique 1525?-1569
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Brueghel, Peeter approximately 1525-1569 the Elder
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Brueghels Pieter 1525?-1569
Brügel der Ältere, Pieter
Brügel der Ältere Pieter 1525?-1569
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Bryūgeru, Pītā approximately 1525-1569
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Id. Pieter Bruegel flamand festő
Peer den Drol.
Pėteris Brėigelis Vīresnīsės
Petrus Bruegel senex
Pieter Breughel Stariji
Pieter Bruegel
Pieter Bruegel a Matua
Pieter Bruegel Bäldikum
Pieter Bruegel cel Bătrân
Pieter Bruegel d.ä.
Pieter Bruegel de Ole
Pieter Bruegel de Oude Brabantse kunstschilder
Pieter Bruegel den ældre flamsk maler
Pieter Bruegel den Eeleren
Pieter Bruegel den eldre
Pieter Bruegel der Ältere flämischer Maler, Maler der niederländischen Renaissance
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Pieter Bruegel i Vjetri
Pieter Bruegel il Vecchio
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Pieter Bruegel Senior
Pieter Bruegel starejši
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Pieter Bruegel the Elder
Pieter Bruegel vanem
Pieter Bruegel yr Hynaf
Pieter Bruegel Zaharra
Pieter Brueghel
Pieter Brueghel de Alde
Pieter Brueghel den eldre flamsk kunstmaler
Pieter Brueghel den Owru
Pieter Brueghel die Allere Moaler fon ju niederloundske Renaissance
Pieter Brueghel el Vecio
Pieter Brueghel el Vell
Pieter Brueghel el Viejo pintor flamenco
Pieter Brueghel eldri
Pieter Brueghel gozh
Pieter Brueghel l'Ancien peintre flamand
Pieter Brueghel lo Vièlh
Pieter Brueghel Mòr
Pieter Brueghel Mzee
Pieter Brueghel o Vello
Pieter Brueghel stariji
Pieter Brueghel the Elder Flemish Renaissance painter
Pieter Brueghel vanhempi
Piteris Breigelis Vyresnysis
Pīters Brēgels Vecākais flāmu renesanses gleznotājs
Po-lu-kai-erh approximately 1525-1569
Po-lu-kai-erh ca. 1525-1569
Πίτερ Μπρίγκελ ο πρεσβύτερος
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Брейгель, Питер ap 1525-1569
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Питер Брейгель Старший фламандский художник
Питер Бројгел Постариот
Питер Бројгел Старији
Питер Брьогел Стария
Пітер Брейгель старший
Пітэр Брэйгель Старэйшы
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ברויגל, פיטר
ברויגל, פיטר 1525?-1569
ברויחל, פיטר 1525?-1569 האב
ברויחל, פיטר, האב, 1525?-1569
ברכל, פיטר
פיטר ברויגל האב
بيتر بروغل الأكبر
پیتر بروگل
पीटर ब्रूघेल
பீட்டர் புரூகல்
പിയറ്റർ ബ്രൂഗൽ ഒന്നാമൻ
ปีเตอร์ เบรอเคิล
პიტერ ბრეიგელი
대 피터르 브뤼헐
브뢰겔, 피터 ca.1525-1569
브뤼헐, 피터르 ca.1525-1569
ピーテル・ブリューゲル
ブリューゲル ca. 1528-1569
ブリューゲル, ピーター
ブリューゲル, ピーテル
ブリューゲル, ペーテル
老彼得·布呂赫爾
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