Reference Entry

CHRISTUS, Petrus - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHRISTUS, Petrus - Painter

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16th century, male.


This painter was named Petrus II by J. Weale, who only acknowledged one Petrus Christus, a painter from the 15th century. He was undoubtedly one of the three sons of Sebastian Christus and was probably the artist who worked in Grenada in 1507, 1516, 1528 and 1530 under the name of Pedro de Christo.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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