Capoeira Painting by Augustus Earle

Posted by on Sunday, April 28, 2013 Under: Art

:  Negros Fighting


Artist:  Augustus Earle

Infomation:  This painting is an early rendition of an illegal capoeira fight in Rio de Janeiro.
It was painted by English born artist Augustus Earle during his three year spell in Brazil in the 1820s.

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Tags: "augustus earle"  "capoeira artwork"  capoeira  brazil 
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