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CAMPAÑA, Pedro (1503 - 1580), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CAMPAÑA, Pedro (1503 - 1580), Painter

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Spanish, 16th century, male.

Active also active in Italy.

Born 1503, in Brussels; died 1580, in Brussels.

Painter. Religious subjects. Designs for tapestries.

School of Seville.

Although born Pieter de Kempener in Brussels, Pedro Campaña is considered part of Spanish art; in late 16th-century Seville, the most vigorous painting came from the brushes of foreigners like himself. Although adopted by Spain, in 1529, he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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