54. Meus pais (My Parents), 1937 by João José Rescala seems quite conservative both in form and content. Yet, the simplicity and pose of the subjects-the artist's working-class immigrant parents-was a departure from accepted academic or romantic traditions.
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Brazil: Modern Brazilian Painting