Brazilian Landscape, Frans Jansz Post, 1670 - 1680

Brazilian Landscape, Frans Jansz Post, 1670 - 1680

oil on panel, h 22.5cm × w 28cm. More details

Frans Post travelled to Brazil in 1637 as part of the entourage of Governor Johan Maurits of Nassau-Siegen. Once there, he made paintings and drawings of the exotic landscape. On the artist’s return to the Dutch Republic in 1644, he made romanticized ‘Brazilian’ landscapes, like this little panel.

On display in room 2.10

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