BRUEGHEL, Jan the Elder
(b. ca. 1568, Bruxelles, d. 1625, Antwerpen)
Landscape with Tobias and the Angelc. 1595
Pen, brush, brown, blue ink, 202 x 313 mm
Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest
Jan Brueghel, the younger son of Pieter Bruegel the Elder, was one of the key figures of Flemish landscape art around 1600. He mediated the achievements of his father - which defined the genre in the century to come - to both his contemporaries and the generations that followed.