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BRUEGHEL, Pieter II or Peter, the Younger (1564 - 1637), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BRUEGHEL, Pieter II or Peter, the Younger (1564 - 1637), Painter, draughtsman

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Flemish School, 16th – 17th century, female.

Born c. 1564, in Brussels; died 1637 or 1638, in Antwerp.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, genre scenes, village scenes, landscapes, winter landscapes.

[not available online]Pieter II was the son of Pieter I Bruegel the Elder. He spelled his name Brueghel. He worked first with his grandmother, Maria or Mayken Verhulst, a miniaturist, and then in Antwerp

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