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Pieter Brueghel

Painter (c. 1520 — c. 1569)


Robert L. Delevoy. Bruegel: Historical and Critical Study. New York: Skira. 1959.

Max J. Friedlšnder. Pieter Bruegel. Berlin, Germany: Propylšen-Verlag. 1921. 201pp.

Walter S. Gibson. Bruegel. Thames & Hudson. 1991. 216pp.

Fritz Grossman. Bruegel: The Paintings. London: Phaidon. 1955. 206pp., with 155 plates

H. Arthur Klein. The Graphic Worlds of Peter Bruegel the Elder. New York: Dover Publications. 1963.

H. Arthur Klein; Mina C. Klein. Peter Bruegel The Elder: Artist of Abundance. New York: Macmillan & Co.. 1968. 188pp.

Hans Mielke. Pieter Bruegel: Die Zeichnungen. Tournhout: Brepols. 1996. 255pp. By the curator of the Berlin Kupferstichkabinett.

Ludwig Munz. Bruegel Drawings. London: Phaidon. 1961. Attributes 152 drawings to Breugel. After further study in the late 1960s, the actual number is believed to number near 70.

Nadine M. Orenstein (editor). Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Prints and Drawings. Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2001. 320pp.

Charles de Tolnay. Pierre Bruegel l'Ancien. 1935. (2 vols.) 105pp. + 117 plates

Alexander Wied. Bruegel. London: Studio Vista/Cassell, Ltd.. 1980. 190pp.


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  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.218)

  6. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.143)

  7. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.75)

  8. Atlantic: Brief Lives: A Biographical Companion to the Arts (pp.97-100)

  9. Who's Who in Europe, 1450-1750 (p.42)

  10. Legends in Their Own Time (p.35)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.70)

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