July 2, 2007

Flemish father of landscape painting resurrected in Madrid

The Museo del Prado in Madrid has organized an exhibition dedicated to Joachim Patinir, a 16th century Flemish artist, contemporary of Bosch, who has gradually slipped into oblivion. He is considered to be the father of landscape painting. The exhibition, titled " Patinir and the Invention of Landscape", runs from 3 July - 7 October 2007 Reviews will be posted as they become available.Read more on ArtLine Romania.