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Emilio Sala Y Frances

 (1850 - 1910)
Emilio Sala Y Frances was active/lived in Spain, France.  Emilio Sala Y Frances is known for history and landscape painting, teaching.

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Emilio Sala Y Frances


A Spanish painter and art professor, Emilio Sala Y Frances moved to Valencia as a youth where he studied painting with his cousin, Plácido Francés at the San Carlos Academy.  Then settling in Madrid, he became very interested in the painting of Diego Velazquez (1599-1660) and Eduardo Rosales (1836-1873).

Become in exhibitor in 1871 at the National Arts Exhibitions, he won first-place medals in 1878 and 1881.  He had begun his career as a history painter, but in 1890 began to change to the emotional expression of mannerism, influenced by El Greco (1541-1614), and to landscapes, illustrations, and fashionable portraiture.  He also did architectural decoration on Madrid palaces and ceilings of the Cantina Am  ...  Displaying 750 of 1522 characters.



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About  Emilio Sala Y Frances

Born:  1850
Died:   1910 - Paris, France
Known for:  history and landscape painting, teaching