Our Bruegel


Our Bruegel

CLAESSENS, Bob; ROUSSEAU, Jeanne; CHEVALIER, M. Haakon (trans.)

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Published on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of Peter Bruegel's death. Contents: Preface by Felix Timmermans; Foreword; The Sources; The Century: A Teeming World, The Century of the Hapsburg; The Man: Myth and History, The Heart of the Spirit, and The Eye and the Hand; Chronological Table, List of Illustrations.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Fonds Mercator
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1969
  • Place Published: Antwerp
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Brown cloth boards with impressing on the front and white spine with gold lettering. Includes original dust jacket wrapped in protective mylar. [269p], 34.5 cm. Composed in monophoto bembo 16-body. Printed on the press of the Saint Augustine Bookshop in Bruges using special Fidelith 2 paper manufactured at intermills. Block engraved by the Photogravure de Shutter in Antwerp. This book is in English but also published simultaneously in French, Dutch and German. Includes 60 illustrations, an additional 30 details from those 60 paintings; 27 drawings, and 6 additional plates (one pen-and-ink drawing and five engraved plates). Dust jacket is torn at the back with pieces missing at edges, corners and spine Binding is very good shape with only minor wear at edges and corners of the boards. Pages clean, except for the edges which are a yellowing. Text unmarked. Very good condition.

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