COCK, Hieronymus
(b. ca. 1510, Antwerpen, d. 1570, Antwerpen)

Solicitudo Rustica (Country Concerns)

c. 1555
Engraving, 342 x 425 mm
British Museum, London

During his journey abroad in 1552-54 Pieter Bruegel the Elder produced an extensive series of drawings of the Alps which later formed the basis a number of elaborate landscape designs engraved by other artists.

The picture shows an engraving by Cock after Bruegel's drawing.