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COMONTES, Francisco de (<i>died</i> 1565), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COMONTES, Francisco de (died 1565), Painter, sculptor

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Spanish, 16th century, male.

Born probably, in Valladolid; died 10 February 1565, in Toledo.

Painter, sculptor. Religious subjects, portraits.

Francisco de Comontes was the son of Inigo Comontes and the nephew of Antonio de Comontes. Between 1541 and 1552 he worked on scenes from the Story of St Helena and the Discovery of the Cross, which are now in the church of S Juan de

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