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.
The Hunters in the Snow, 1565, oil on wood. By Flemish artist Pieter Brueghel the Elder.