Pieter Bruegel the Elder
Drawings and PrintsBook - 2001
Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1525/30-1569) was a remarkable draftsman and designer of prints as well as a great painter. This handsome book discusses Bruegel's life, his contributions as a draftsman and designer of prints, his iconography and social and political context, and the posthumous survival of his art. Numerous individual drawings and prints are analyzed and illustrated.
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art ; New Haven : Yale University Press, c2001
Characteristics: xii, 323 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm