Francisco Jose De Goya Y Lucientes
(1746 - 1828)
Francisco Jose De Goya Y Lucientes was active/lived in Spain, France. Francisco Goya Y Lucientes is known for painting-figure, portrait, history.
One of the more famous Spanish painters associated with influencing
French Romantic painters, Francisco Goya was born in Fuendetodos, and
took his earliest art lessons from his father, who was a master
gilder. He also studied etching with monks in Saragossa, and then
in 1776, when he was age 30, went to Madrid, where he was influenced by
Giovanni Tiepolo, who did lighthearted historical genre scenes in rich
In 1786, Goya became a court painter and did numerous royal portraits
that had a light palette and "sparkling manner". By 1792, he was
suffering ill health and had lost his hearing. During his
recovery period, he did the work for which he is most
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