Fausto Hernandez Pacheco
- Category : 1899-births
- Type : GE
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Uncertainty 1
Costa Ricab painter, engraver and photographer, known for his watercolors of landscapes. From the point of view of development of the national landscape painting, he is the most important painter of the generation of the 1930s, because of the importance that his work would. Most of his paintings in watercolors and oils consist aimed to capture the scenic beauty of the natural surroundings of his native Heredia and the Central Valley of Costa Rica. In this country it is considered the creator of the ideal image of the Costa Rican landscape painter who was able to capture the landscape as a symbol of national identity.
He died on August 8, 1966.