Martin Johnson Heade

Figurative Art

April 29, 2013

Martin Johnson Heade was an American painter of landscapes and still lifes, known for his exquisite attention to detail. In terms of painting style and subject matter, his work is considered as a significant departure from that of his peers.

Featured image: Martin Johnson Heade - Rio de Janeiro Bay, 1998 (detail). Offset Lithograph. 22 × 38 × 1/10 in. 55.9 × 96.5 × 0.3 cm. This is a non-editioned multiple. Photo courtesy ArtWise