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Market Scene

Market Scene


Paul Bril

Flemish, active Rome, 1554-1626

When he settled in Italy at the age of twenty, Bril continued to paint "world landscapes" the way he had learned in Antwerp. From a bird's eye view, the market scene opens onto a landscape that stretches for miles.
Oil on canvas
10 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. (27.3 x 37.5 cm)
Gift of the Seattle Art Museum Guild
Now on view at the Seattle Art Museum

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