Jan Brueghel the Elder

1568 - 1625
He was born in Brussels, the son of Pieter Bruegel the Elder. He is said to have been taught in Antwerp by Pieter Goetkint and to have visited Cologne. From 1590 to 1596 he worked in Italy; subsequently he lived in Antwerp, where he died. He was a painter of landscape and figures (on a small scale) and flowers. He worked in collaboration with other artists, including Rubens.

Related paintings

A Sea Storm
Jan Brueghel the Elder
about 1595-6
A Sea Storm
Harbour Scene with Christ preaching
Jan Brueghel the Elder
1597
Harbour Scene with Christ preaching
The Adoration of the Kings
Jan Brueghel the Elder
1598
The Adoration of the Kings
The Interior of a Gothic Church looking East
Hendrick van Steenwyck the Younger and Jan Brueghel the Elder
1604-15
The Interior of a Gothic Church looking East
The Interior of a Gothic Church looking East
Hendrick van Steenwyck the Younger and Jan Brueghel the Elder
1615
The Interior of a Gothic Church looking East
Croesus and Solon
Hendrick van Steenwyck the Younger and Follower of Jan Brueghel the Elder
about 1610
Croesus and Solon
Pan pursuing Syrinx
Hendrick van Balen the Elder and Follower of Jan Brueghel the Elder
possibly after 1615
Pan pursuing Syrinx
 
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