Pieter Bruegel the elder – Twelve proverbs [1558] – by petrus.agricola

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Pieter Bruegel the elder – Twelve proverbs [1558] –
Antwerp, Museum Mayer van der Berg –
Source: VisitFlanders

The Latin inscription on top of the squares reads as follows:
Haec perhibent vitae gestu ut ridenda faceto consilia et mores ingeniose notant
English translation:
‘These everyday scenes give advice in a humorous way and cleverly criticise human behaviour’
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