|Dulle Griet, motivated by fury and going on the attack. Also Known as Mad Meg, she leads an army of women to attack and pillage Hell.|
Dulle Griet is determined to win - she leads her army through a fiery world to plunder at the gates of hell.
A beautiful painting, full of symbolism. Icarus feather's and wax wings fail him at a crucial moment. Hubris triumphs over dubious modernity
The Painter and The Connoisseur, c. 1565, . Died on this day in Brussels, 1679. Died far too young - between the ages of 39 to 44. Wise, witty, brilliant artist - looking skeptical about the art buyer looking over his shoulder.
|The Peasant Dance (1568), Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, oil on oak panel|
|The Harvesters (1565), oil on panel, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York|