Juan de Juanes
(1510 - 1579)
Juan de Juanes was active/lived in Spain. Juan Juanes is known for religious painting.
Biography Juan de Juanes
Born Juan Macip, Juanes painted and was greatly influenced by his father, Vincent Macip during the Renaissance. Father and son contracted jointly for some commissions, such as St Eligius altarpiece (Valencia, S Martin) for the Silversmith's Guild in 1536. Between 1547 and Juanes executed the retable at Fuente La Higuera, Valencia in which the influence of his father is apparent. The compositions of the Birth of the Virgin and the Pieta.
Juanes's style matured greatly as evidenced by his paintings produced between 1550 and 1560. One important work, includes retables for side alters in the choir of S Nicolas, Valencia belonging to the Woolcarders' Guild, which depict scenes from the lives of Christ and the Virgi
... Displaying 750 of 1749 characters.