Great Paintings: The Cure of Folly by Hieronymus Bosch

Source: Museo del Prado

Hieronymus Bosch is perhaps one of the most interesting painters of the Northern Renaissance period. I wrote a fairly lengthy piece about Bosch’s work recently, but his oeuvre is very rich and complex, so I thought I’d bring you another one of his paintings.

The Cure of Folly is probably my favorite Bosch piece, largely because it’s just so strange. The painting depicts…