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Detailed description :Frans Post

Frans Post

Author(s): Pedro  Corrêa do Lago, Blaise  Ducos

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Frans Post discovered Brazil in 1636 on a trip with the Prince of Orange. Struck by the light and beauty of the tropics, he painted the first known landscapes of the New World, creating snapshots of the daily life, people and customs of the period.

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128 pages, hardcover, 28.6 x 21.6 cm, landscape format, 86 color illustrations.

Bilingual French/Portuguese edition.

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Catalogue of the exhibition held at the Musée du Louvre from September 28, 2005 to January 2, 2006.


17th century
ISBN French88-7439-273-7
ISBN Portuguese88-7439-281-8
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