Breughel the Elder


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Noun1.Breughel the Elder - Flemish painter of landscapes (1525-1569)Breughel the Elder - Flemish painter of landscapes (1525-1569)
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Painter Pieter Breughel the Elder's interpretation of Cockaigne was a depiction of overindulgence that engaged basic needs and desires.
Within the tight ambit of this show we glimpse the impact of these major events obliquely, as Bosch's gleefully delirious compositions give way to the greater naturalism of Pieter Breughel the Elder and his sons (Fig.
These, then, create the overall feeling which we often have when watching the busy crowds in action in one of the large oil paintings by Pieter Breughel the Elder. Interesting and perhaps even amusing in their minute details, the descriptions of each performance add up to a vast tableau of various and colourful groups of characters and scenes, inviting browsing and research.