Beach Hill Brueghel scene

View of Fairmount Park from Upper Gerrard Street East Temporary hockey rink.
beach-hill-brueghelWhenever I see figures against a snowy landscape, especially from an elevated point of view, I am whisked back through the centuries to the Lowlands of Western Europe and the timeless paintings of Brueghel.
Pieter-Brueghel
The Hunters in the Snow, 1565, oil on wood. By Flemish artist Pieter Brueghel the Elder.

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