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Pieter Bruegel the Elder 1563 The Tower of Babel

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Our prints capture the spirit and energy of this artwork in bold, eye-catching colors that are sure to make a statement in any room. Each item is printed on high-quality materials, ensuring that your purchase will look great for many years to come.

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Whether you're decorating your home or looking for the perfect gift for a fellow art lover, our prints are sure to impress.

Pieter Bruegel the Elder (c. 1525-1569) was a renowned Netherlandish Renaissance painter known for his diverse range of subjects and his meticulous attention to detail. Born in Breda, Netherlands, Bruegel is often referred to as "Peasant Bruegel" due to his emphasis on depicting scenes of rural life and landscapes.

One of Bruegel's most famous works is "The Tower of Babel," painted in 1563. The painting depicts the biblical story of the Tower of Babel, in which humanity attempts to construct a tower that reaches the heavens. Bruegel's version showcases the immense scale of the tower, with numerous figures engaged in various activities around it.

"The Tower of Babel" measures approximately 114 cm × 155 cm (45 in × 61 in) on wood panel and can be found in the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.

The painting is famous for its intricate detail, architectural accuracy, and the narrative it conveys. Bruegel's meticulous rendering of the tower and the surrounding landscape showcases his technical prowess as an artist. "The Tower of Babel" serves as a commentary on human ambition, pride, and the inevitable consequences of overreaching.

Pieter Bruegel the Elder's works have achieved significant prices at auctions. For example, his painting "The Hunters in the Snow" sold for over $160 million at a Sotheby's auction in 2018.

As a high-quality print, "The Tower of Babel" by Pieter Bruegel the Elder can be a captivating addition to your home or office decor. Its intricate details, rich storytelling, and historical significance make it a suitable choice for various spaces. Whether you hang it in a living room, study, or gallery wall, this print allows you to appreciate the skill and artistry of Bruegel's masterpiece.

Giclée Stretched Canvas Print: Giclee print on museum quality 410gsm polycotton canvas. Stretched on 1.5 inch pine wood and back wire. Ready to hang
Acrylic Print: 1/8 (3mm) thick Digital grade Acrylic with back floating Frame of 1 inch thick. Ready to hang
Giclée Rolled Canvas Print: Giclee print on museum quality 410gsm polycotton canvas
Giclée Poster Satin Photo Paper Print: Giclee print on Resin coated Satin Photo Paper 240gsm