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RIBALTA, Juan de (1596 - 1628), Painter, poet

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIBALTA, Juan de (1596 - 1628), Painter, poet

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Spanish, 17th century, male.

Born 1596, in Valencia; died 1628, in Valencia.

Painter, poet. History painting, genre scenes.

Juan de Ribalta was the son and pupil of Francisco Ribalta and began to paint at a very early age. He is known for a Crucifixion which he painted at the age of 18 and which was very well received (now in Valencia museum). He also painted

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