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SÁNCHEZ COELLO, Alonso (<i>died</i> 1588), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SÁNCHEZ COELLO, Alonso (died 1588), Painter

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Spanish, 16th century, male.

Born c. 1531-1532, in La Alqueria Blanca, Benifayo (Valencia); died between 1588 and 1590, in Madrid.

Painter. Portraits.

[not available online]Alonso Sánchez Coello was born in Spain and lived in Portugal from the age of ten. He was educated in Portugal and Flanders. During his travels he met the Flemish painter Anton van Mor, who became his master and patron. He returned

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