Albert Eckhout
Groningen, 1610 - 1666,was a Dutch portrait and still life painter. Eckhout was among the first European artists to paint scenes from the New World. In 1636, he traveled to Dutch Brazil, invited by count John Maurice, Prince of Nassau-Siegen. There, he painted portraits of natives, slaves and mulattos. He is also famous for his still lifes of Brazilian fruits and vegetables. The majority of his work is now stored at the National Museum of Denmark in Copenhagen. In art history, he is taken to be part of Baroque.

 

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Albert Eckhout Krijgsdans of the Tapuya oil painting   

Painting ID::  42694
Albert Eckhout
Krijgsdans of the Tapuya
MK169 1691-94 ceiling painting in the ship of the Sant lgnazio cream

   
   
     

 

 

Albert Eckhout Tapuia woman oil painting   

Painting ID::  90208
Albert Eckhout
Tapuia woman
1641. Oil on canvas. 264 x 159 cm. cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Albert Eckhout Mameluca woman oil painting   

Painting ID::  91738
Albert Eckhout
Mameluca woman
c 1641-1644. Oil on canvas. 265 X 157 cm. cjr

   
   
     

 

 

Albert Eckhout Two dueling tortoises oil painting   

Painting ID::  98229
Albert Eckhout
Two dueling tortoises
17th century Medium oil Dimensions Unknown cyf

   
   
     

 

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Albert Eckhout
Groningen, 1610 - 1666,was a Dutch portrait and still life painter. Eckhout was among the first European artists to paint scenes from the New World. In 1636, he traveled to Dutch Brazil, invited by count John Maurice, Prince of Nassau-Siegen. There, he painted portraits of natives, slaves and mulattos. He is also famous for his still lifes of Brazilian fruits and vegetables. The majority of his work is now stored at the National Museum of Denmark in Copenhagen. In art history, he is taken to be part of Baroque.