Nicola Antonio Facchinetti, also known as Nicolò Agostino Facchinetti and Nicolau Facchinetti, was an Italian/Brazilian painter, whose landscapes often contrasted new houses with the exuberant nature of the surroundings.
Featured image: Nicola Antonio Facchinetti - O
Paquequer em Theresópolis - Cascata na Fazenda Soledade, 1880 (detail). Oil on
wood. 15 × 10 1/5 in. 38 × 26 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy of Bergamin