Bartolome Esteban Murillo

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Style: Baroque

Place: Seville

Born: 1617

Death: 1682

Nationality: Spain

Biography:

Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (December 31, 1617 (baptized) - April 3, 1682) , was a Spanish painter, one of the most important figures in Baroque painting in Spain. Although he is best known for his religious works, Murillo also produced a considerable number of paintings of contemporary women and children. These lively, realist portraits of flower gi...