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CARRENO DE MIRANDA, Juan (1614 - 1685), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARRENO DE MIRANDA, Juan (1614 - 1685), Painter

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Spanish, 17th century, male.

Born 25 March 1614, in Avilés; died September 1685, in Madrid.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.

[not available online]After studying in Valladolid, the young Juan Carreno (who had a particular aptitude for painting) took advantage of some time that he and his father spent in Madrid to learn drawing at the school of Pedro de los Cuevas and then painting under the tutelage

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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