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POST, Frans Brazilian Landscape oil painting


Brazilian Landscape
Painting ID::  8577
POST, Frans
Brazilian Landscape
Oil on wood Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

   
   
     

POST, Frans Hacienda af oil painting


Hacienda af
Painting ID::  8578
POST, Frans
Hacienda af
1652 Oil on panel, 45 x 65 cm Mittelrheinisches Landesmuseum, Mainz

   
   
     

POST, Frans The Ox Cart af oil painting


The Ox Cart af
Painting ID::  8579
POST, Frans
The Ox Cart af
1638 Oil on canvas, 61 x 88 cm Mus??e du Louvre, Paris

   
   
     

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     POST, Frans
     Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1612-1680 Painter and draughtsman, brother of Pieter Post. He was one of the first trained European landscape artists to paint in the New World. His paintings and drawings without exception depict Brazilian scenery with exotic buildings, plants, animals and natives. He probably received his early training from his father and was also influenced by his brother's early landscapes, although no works exist from this period. When Johan Maurits, Count of Nassau-Siegen went to Brazil as Governor General of the Dutch colony in the north-east in October 1636, Frans Post, together with ALBERT ECKHOUT, was among the artists and scientists on board to record various aspects of Brazilian life, landscape,

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