Francisco de Zurbarán
(Spanish, 1598 - 1664)
This person is associated with: Caravaggisti, Baroque

Known as the "Spanish Caravaggio" owing to the realism he gave to his paintings. He is principally remembered for his religious works featuring monks, nuns and martyrs and his still lifes.  Zurbaran's masterly, vivid manner of painting and infinite serenity of the scenes he depicts predestined him to be a painter of magnificent still lifes as well as mystically charged but serene religious scenes.

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Name:Francisco de Zurbarán
Dates:1598 - 1664
This artist has 80 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Museo Nacional del Prado(Spain - Madrid)27 artworks
Auckland Castle - Bishop Auckland, Co Durham(Bishop Auckland)12 artworks
Norton Simon Museum - Pasadena(United States - Pasadena, CA)4 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)4 artworks
Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY(United States - New York)4 artworks
The State Hermitage Museum - Saint Petersburg(Russian Federation - St. Petersburg)3 artworks
Museum of Fine Arts - Boston(United States - Boston)3 artworks
Art Institute of Chicago(United States - Chicago)2 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)2 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)2 artworks
Musée de Grenoble(France - Grenoble)2 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1664).

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