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FERNÁNDEZ, Alejo (1470 - 1543), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FERNÁNDEZ, Alejo (1470 - 1543), Painter

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Spanish, 15th – 16th century, male.

Born c. 1470; died 1543, in Seville.

Painter.

Andalusian School (Seville).

Alejo Fernández did a number of paintings for the rood screen of the major chapel at the convent of St Jerome at Cordova (where he stayed until 1508), representing scenes from the life of Christ and St Jerome. In 1508 he embellished the high altar of Seville Cathedral. In the

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