Who is the first Filipino artist that used?
Amorsolo was a portraitist and painter of rural Philippine landscapes. He is popularly known for his craftsmanship and mastery in the use of light.
|Born||Fernando Amorsolo y CuetoMay 30, 1892 Manila, Captaincy General of the Philippines, Spanish Empire|
What is the first painting in the Philippines?
The earliest known historical paintings in the Philippines was a mural at the Palacio Real (Royal Palace) in Intramuros entitled The Conquest of the Batanes done in 1783. Unfortunately, it was destroyed during the 1863 earthquake. Secular subject matter in painting only increased during the 19th century.