Friday, 24 September 2010

Bruegel Discovered

The paintings known to have been signed by Pieter Bruegel the Elder have risen from 40 to 41, thanks to the work of picture restorers in the Prado museum, Madrid. Here is a poor photo of the newly discovered painting: The Wine of St Martin's Day (1565-1568) which depicts a crowd celebrating the first wine of the season. The Spanish culture minister, Angeles Gonzalez Sinde, is hoping to buy the painting for the Prado. Click the title link to read more.


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