(b Lisbon, 26 Oct 1818; d Lisbon, 3 April 1879). Portuguese painter.
He belonged to the first generation of romantic artists in Portugal
and specialized in paintings of landscapes and animals. From 1837
until 1844 he attended the Academia de Belas-Artes in Lisbon, where,
with other pupils, he protested against the teaching methods of the
Academia, which was dominated by the classical tradition of António
Manuel da Fonseca.
Vista da Penha de Franca
O piquenique 1865
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