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LÓPEZ Y PORTAÑA, Vicente (1772 - 1850), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LÓPEZ Y PORTAÑA, Vicente (1772 - 1850), Painter

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Spanish, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1772, in Valencia; died 1850, in Madrid.

Painter. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits. Frescoes.

Vicente López y Portaña studied in Valencia and later in Madrid under Maella. He settled in his native town of Valencia, where he came to the attention of Charles IV during the king's trip to the east. Ferdinand VII and Isabella II made him

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