BRUEGEL, Pieter the Elder
(b. ca. 1525, Brogel, d. 1569, Brussel)

The Fight between Carnival and Lent (detail)

Oil on panel, width 38 cm
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

The detail represents the obese Carnival, seated astride a barrel and with a spit for a tilting lance.

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