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Exhibition Frans PostBrazil in the Court of Louis XIV

from September 29, 2005 to January 2, 2006

Brazilian landscapes

As part of France’s Year of Brazil (March–December 2005), the Louvre hosts an exhibition of Frans Post’s works, depicting the first known landscapes of the New World. Strikingly colorful and bathed in light.

This exhibition was made possible through the sponsorship of Banco Safra and the support of Yamato Co. LTD

The exhibition enjoys the participation of media partners Paris Première (www.parispremiere.fr) and RFI (www.rfi.fr).

Organized by: Pedro Corrêa do Lago, director of the National Library of Brazil

Blaise Ducos, curator in the Department of Paintings of the Musée Louvre