The Axe and the Lamp (1963)

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  • Featuring

    Robert Robinson

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genres

    Animation Documentary

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


Examines in detail Pieter Brueghel's painting, 'The Nederlandish Proverbs', which illustrates over 100 proverbs and allegorises a whole world of sin and folly as relevant today as in the 16th century.

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