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

The Sermon of St John the Baptist (detail)

Oil on wood
Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest

It is assumed that the young woman in red robe is the wife of the artist, while the older in grey is his mother-in-law. It is also assumed that the bearded figure in profile is a self-portrait.

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