Mother and Child by Fernando Amorsolo

mother and child by fernando amorsolo
Mother and Child (1943 Oil on canvas) by Fernando Amorsolo | On loan from the collection of the Philippine Normal University via @natmuseumph

Mother and Child by Fernando Amorsolo

Depictions of mother and child have featured in various artwork throughout history. Philippine National Artist for Painting, Fernando Amorsolo y Cueto, created this vibrant and tranquil image of a mother and her child surrounded by lush foliage.

Notice the glow that frames her loving gaze.

Visit the National Museum of the Philippines after the Lenten Holidays to view this painting, in public view for the first time ever!

On his 50th death anniversary, the National Museum open a special exhibition of the master painter’s selected artworks at the Museum Foundation of the Philippines Hall (Gallery X), National Museum of Fine Arts.

Admission is free and walk-in visitors are accepted.