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The 11 Artworks of Pieter Bruegel The Elder and of topic Christianity



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Pieter Bruegel The Elder - Christ Carrying the CrossChrist Carrying the CrossPieter Bruegel The Elder

This is the second-largest known painting by Bruegel. It is one of sixteen paintings by him which are listed in the inventory of the wealthy Antwerp collector, Niclaes Jonghelinck, drawn up in 1566. It was Jonghelinck who commissioned the Months from Bruegel and he may also have commissioned this wo...

Kunsthistorisches Museum (Vienna, Austria)
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Pieter Bruegel The Elder - Christ and the Woman taken in AdulteryChrist and the Woman taken in AdulteryPieter Bruegel The Elder

a small panel painting in grisaille (near monochrome). It is signed and dated 1565. Jesus and the woman taken in adultery is a biblical episode from John 7:53-8:11 where Jesus encounters an adulteress brought before Pharisees and scribes, which has been depicted by many artists. Such a crime was pun...

Courtauld Institute Galleries (London, United Kingdom)