Children's Games
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The painting is referred to as the \"encyclopaedia of Flemish children\'s games\". It represents about 84 games some of them are practiced until present days. Bruegel has depicted more than 250 children here. Such a catalogue of games, such an enumeration of children\'s methods for exercising the body and preparing for the adult world through imitation, is without parallel in the history of art.
Owner/Location: Kunsthistorisches Museum - Vienna  (Austria - Vienna)
Dates: 1560
Artist age:Approximately 35 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 118 cm (46.46 in.), Width: 161 cm (63.39 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on board
Entered by: Member laure9 on 02 December 2008.
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