Definition of Pieter bruegel
1. Noun. Flemish painter of landscapes (1525-1569).
Generic synonyms: Old Master
Lexicographical Neighbors of Pieter Bruegel
Literary usage of Pieter bruegel
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Catalogue of Paintings by Bryson Burroughs (1920)
"Pupil of his father, pieter bruegel the Elder, and of Gilles van ... This is one of several copies, with differences, made by pieter bruegel the Younger ..."
2. Catalogue of Paintings by Bryson Burroughs (1917)
"This is one of several copies, with dif- ferences; made by pieter bruegel the Younger from a lost painting by pieter bruegel the Elder. H.28!in. W. 40^ in. ..."
3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"pieter bruegel, the elder, began his studies under a pupil of Hieronymus Bosch, who persuaded him to go to Antwerp and work under P. Coeck d'Alast, ..."
4. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, George Walter Prothero (1903)
"Yet both this master and his follower, pieter bruegel, were artists of no small power, who produced good work when they did not allow their fancy to run ..."
5. Return to Resistance: Breeding Crops to Reduce Pesticide Dependence by Raoul A. Robinson (1996)
"pieter bruegel the Elder (1525-1569) painted a scene of wheat reapers, called August or Wheat Harvest, in which the wheat is nearly as tall as some of the ..."