|Independence or Death, 1888, Pedro Américo
|The Arab Fiddler, 1884,
|Peace and Concord, 1894, Pedro Américo
|Battle of Campo Grande, 1871, Pedro Américo
|Pedro II of Brazil,
|Pedro Americo's skill as a portrait artist is plainly visible
in the pencil self-portrait on the left just above. He appears
to have been about twelve years old at the time.
|Battle of Avaí, painted 1872-79, Pedro Américo
|This gives you some idea of the massive scale of
Americo's battle scenes.