Emiliano di Cavalcanti (Brazilian 1897-1976)  Sonhos do carnaval  1950s,

Emiliano di Cavalcanti / Emiliano Augusto Cavalcanti de Albuquerque Melo

June 23, 2013

Emiliano Augusto Cavalcanti de Albuquerque Melo, known as Di Cavalcanti, was a Brazilian painter who sought to produce a form of Brazilian art free of any noticeable European influences. His wife was the painter Noêmia Mourão, who would be an inspiration in his works in the later 1930s.