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BAYEU Y SUBIAS, Francisco (1734 - 1795), Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAYEU Y SUBIAS, Francisco (1734 - 1795), Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman

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Spanish, 18th century, male.

Born 9 March 1734, in Saragossa; died 4 August 1795, in Madrid.

Painter, fresco artist, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits. Designs for tapestries.

Bayeu began as a pupil of José Luzan in Saragossa and then moved to Madrid, where he worked in the studio of Antonio Gonzalez Velázquez. He was appointed painter to the king in 1764 then painter of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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