Current Location:
Hanging Fence Storage -> Section #3
Location Notes:
IDC; Hanging Fence Storage; Section #3

Chilean Countryside in Colchagua

Artwork
Identifier:
2014.11.1
Artist:
Ignacio Videla (Diaz)
Credit:
Gift of Paul and Bridget Farr
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1966
Dimensions:
Frames - Height: 22.5 in Width: 27.25 in
Note: A water scene with trees in Colchagua, Chile.
Historical Context:

Ignacio Videla (Diaz) is a traditional landscape painter from Chile. Although born in Rancagu, Chile, Videla has spent most of his life living in and painting scenes of Colchagua region. Videla draws inspiration for his work from the nature around him, including the flora and fauna of the VI Region. He attended the School of Fine Arts in Santiago and went on to work as the set designer for the University of Chile Channel 9 and as the artistic director for the National Chilean Television Network.