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Pieter Bruegel the Elder / Paul Rockett.

Rockett, Paul, author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Geneva J 759.949 ROC (Text) 34207002040955 GJN Available -
Brookston Prairie Township Public Library - Brookston J 759.9493 ROC (Text) 38209000867351 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508170600 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Man of mystery -- The journey begins -- The power of print -- Vice and virtue -- World landscapes -- The Fall of Icarus -- Painted puzzles -- Children's Games -- Surreal beings -- The Triumph of Death -- Towers of Babel -- Months (I) -- Months (II) -- Months (III) Hunters in the snow -- Hidden in the snow -- Peasant Bruegel -- Figures to the fore -- War and death -- Sons and heirs -- Timeline -- Selected works.
Summary, etc.: "Known largely for his sweeping landscapes and depictions of rowdy peasant life, Renaissance artist Pieter Bruegel was first recognized for his odd, often comic, allegorical engravings. In fact, his paintings only became known after his death. This biography charts Bruegel's lifefrom his apprenticeship in Brussels and steady work for an Antwerp printer to his renowned landscapes, paintings of peasants, and religious-themed surreal phase." Provided by publisher.
Subject: Bruegel, Pieter, approximately 1525-1569 > Juvenile literature.
Painters > Belgium > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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