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Pieter BRUEGEL the Elder

Pieter BRUEGEL the Elder, The Triumph of Death  (detail), 1562. His painting was probably influenced by the entrance of the Spanish Inquisition into Netherlands. The 1550 “Edict of Blood”established the death penalty for Protestant heresies.

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This photo shows children dressed in ethnic costumes from the Csango population. This is a minority group of Roman Catholic Hungarians living in Moldavia who speak a very old form of Hungarian.

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