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RIBERA Y FERNÁNDEZ, Juan Antonio (1779 - 1860), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIBERA Y FERNÁNDEZ, Juan Antonio (1779 - 1860), Painter

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Spanish, 19th century, male.

Born 27 May 1779, in Madrid; died 15 June 1860, in Madrid.

Painter. History painting, portraits.

Juan Antonio Ribera y Fernández was a pupil of R. Bayeu and David. He was appointed painter ot the court of Charles IV in 1811 and of Ferdinand VII in 1816. He also taught at the Madrid academy and was director of the Madrid museum of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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