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  • Francisco de Goya was born in 1746

    Painter, engraver and chronicler of his era, Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes was born on March 30, 174 ...

    Painter, engraver and chronicler of his era, Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes was born on March 30, 1746 in Fuendetodos, Aragon, Spain. He is considered the most important Spanish artist of late 18t ...

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  • Van Dyck was born in 1599

    Sansón y Dalila Van Dyck Óleo sobre lienzo 152,3 x 232 cm ca. 1618 - 1620 Londres, Dulwich Picture Galler ...

    Sansón y Dalila Van Dyck Óleo sobre lienzo 152,3 x 232 cm ca. 1618 - 1620 Londres, Dulwich Picture Gallery Draughtsman, painter and engraver Sir Anthony van Dyck (1599 – 1641) was a Flemish Baroque ar ...

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  • Brancusi was born in 1876

    Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuși (1876 – 1957), also a painter and photographer, was one of the most ...

    Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuși (1876 – 1957), also a painter and photographer, was one of the most influential sculptors of the 20th-century. He is called patriarch of modern sculpture as he mo ...

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  • Michelangelo died in 1564

    Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (1475 ...

    Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni (1475 –1564), was an of the High Renaissance who is considered as one of the greatest artists of all ...

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  • Parmigianino was born in 1502

    Parmigianino (1503–1540) Self-portrait in a convex Mirror. c. 1523-1524 Oil on poplar wood Kunsthistorisc ...

    Parmigianino (1503–1540) Self-portrait in a convex Mirror. c. 1523-1524 Oil on poplar wood Kunsthistorisches Museum Italian mannerist painter and printmaker Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola is better ...

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  • Toulouse-Lautrec was born in 1864

    Toulouse Lautrec at his atelier as a painter and model, thanks to Maurice Guibert (1856-1913) French pain ...

    Toulouse Lautrec at his atelier as a painter and model, thanks to Maurice Guibert (1856-1913) French painter, printmaker, draughtsman and illustrator Henri Marie Raymond de Toulouse-Lautrec-Monfa is o ...

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  • Caspar David Friedrich, painter of one of the most famous romantic landscapes, was born in 1774

    German romantic landscape painter Caspar David Friedrich (5 September 1774 – 7 May 1840) is considered th ...

    German romantic landscape painter Caspar David Friedrich (5 September 1774 – 7 May 1840) is considered the most important German artist of his generation. His preferred themes typically involve contem ...

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  • Frida Kahlo died in 1954

    Frida Kahlo (1907 – 1954), real name Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican artist known ...

    Frida Kahlo (1907 – 1954), real name Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican artist known by her portraits and her relationship with artist Diego Rivera. Strong and independent, she is ...

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  • Frida Kahlo was born in 1907

    Frida Kahlo (1907 – 1954), real name Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican artist known ...

    Frida Kahlo (1907 – 1954), real name Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican artist known by her portraits and her relationship with artist Diego Rivera. Strong and independent, she is ...

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  • Ernst Ludwig Kirchner died in 1938

    Paris Judgment, 1912-1913 (anverso) Óleo sobre lienzo Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein © Joachi ...

    Paris Judgment, 1912-1913 (anverso) Óleo sobre lienzo Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein © Joachim Werkmeister Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880 – 1938) was a German expressionist painter and printm ...

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