Francisco De Goya

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Style: Romanticism

Place: Fuendetodos

Born: 1746

Death: 1828

Nationality: Spain

Biography:

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (30 March 1746 - 16 April 1828) was a Spanish painter and printmaker regarded both as the last of the Old Masters and as the first of the moderns. Goya was a court painter to the Spanish Crown and a chronicler of history. The subversive and subjective element in his art, as well as his bold handling of paint, prov...