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The Festival of Fools

Artist:
After Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels)
Artist:
Pieter van der Heyden (Netherlandish, ca. 1525–1569)
Publisher:
Aux Quatre Vents
Publisher:
Volcxken Dierix (Netherlandish, active Antwerp, second half 16th century)
Date:
after 1570
Medium:
Engraving; second state of three
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 13/16 x 16 3/4 in. (30 x 42.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1969
Accession Number:
69.598
Not on view
Vendor: E. M. Lawson & Co.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 26, 2013–May 20, 2013.

Van Bastelaer 195; NH (Bruegel)95.39.ii; Lebeer 29.i; Riggs 323.48
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