Benedito Calixto

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Place: Itanha?m

Born: 1853

Death: 1927

Biography:

Benedito Calixto de Jesus (14 October 1853 ? 31 May 1927) was a Brazilian painter. His works usually depicted figures from Brazil and Brazilian culture, including a famous portrait of the bandeirante Domingos Jorge Velho in 1923, and scenes from the coastline of S?o Paulo. Unlike many artists of the time, Calixto's patron was an individual other th...

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