Memorial

Pieter Brueghel in rue Haute Pieter Brueghel in rue Haute

Plaque: Pieter Brueghel in rue Haute

To Peter Breughel
1524 - 1924
Homage from the people
to their great
painter.

Original inscription:

à Pieter Breughel
1524 - 1924
hommage
du Peuple
à son Grand
Peintre

This plaque is badly degraded but there seems to be an artist's palette above the text. The spelling of the surname and the date of birth are both arguable. In the nearby church, La Chapelle, there is a memorial to Brueghel but he was actually buried elsewhere.

Site: Pieter Brueghel in rue Haute (1 memorial)

1000, rue Haute, 132

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Subjects commemorated

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Pieter Brueghel

The exact year of his birth is not certain and the spelling of his surname is...

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