CASTRO MAYA COLECIONADOR DE DEBRET = CASTRO MAYA COLLECTOR OF DEBRET
Place Published: Rio de Janeiro
Date Published: 2003
Book Id: 68925
b/w and color plates, facs., bibl., ind., color pict. d.j.
Art of Brazil by Jean Baptiste Debret (b. France 1768, d. 1848) in the collection of Raymundo Ottoni Maya de Castro. Debret's art brings to life the Brazil of the early 19th century. The plates are of scenes of daily life, flora, fauna, cityscapes, and the diverse people found in early 19th century Brazilian cities (esp. Rio de Janeiro). ENGLISH AND PORTUGUESE TEXT. LIMITED EDITION OF 1000.