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MURILLO, Bartolomé Esteban (<i>died</i> 1682), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MURILLO, Bartolomé Esteban (died 1682), Painter, draughtsman

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Spanish, 17th century, male.

Baptised 1 January 1618 in Seville; died 13 April 1682, in Seville.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, genre scenes, portraits.

[not available online] [not available online]Bartolomé Esteban Murillo was the son of Gaspar Esteban Murillo, a mechanic, and María Pérez. He was orphaned at the age of ten and brought up by his maternal uncle, who placed him as an apprentice with his relative

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