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Francisco Bayeu (1734 - 1795), Painter, tapestry designer and Manuel Bayeu (1740 - 1809), Painter and Ramón Bayeu (1746 - 1793), Painter, tapestry designer, printmaker

Mercedes Agueda

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Spanish family of artists. (1) Francisco Bayeu was one of the most successful Spanish artists, along with Mariano Salvador Maella, at the court of Charles III (King of Spain 1759–88), where the presence and influence of foreign artists, such as Giambattista Tiepolo and Anton Raphael Mengs, were still very strong, although this situation was slowly changing. Like his younger brothers, (2) Manuel Bayeu and (3) Ramón Bayeu, he was trained in the studio of

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