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Bruegel, Pieter or Peter, the Elder or Brueghel, Bruegels, Brueghels or Breughel; called Peasant Bruegel, Bruegel The Capjesterlocked


Flemish School, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1525, in Brueghel, near Breda, or at Brueghel, near 's Hertogenbosch; died 5 September 1569, in Brussels, buried in Brussels, in the church of Notre-Dame de La Chapelle.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, genre scenes, village scenes, landscapes, mountainscapes, seascapes...

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