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MADRAZO Y AGUDO, José (1781 - 1859), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MADRAZO Y AGUDO, José (1781 - 1859), Painter, engraver

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Spanish, 19th century, male.

Born 22 April 1781, in Santander; died 1859, in Madrid.

Painter, engraver (etching). History painting, portraits.

José Madrazo y Agudo was a pupil of Gregorio Ferro. He worked as a portrait engraver. He accompanied Charles IV to France and studied there under David before going to Rome. During the period of the Peninsular War, while living in Rome at the same time

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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