Zurbaran



Francisco de
[frahn-thees-kaw th e,, -sees-] /frɑnˈθis kɔ ðɛ,, -ˈsis-/ (Show IPA), 1598–1663? Spanish painter.
Contemporary Examples

Riotous Baroque: From Cattelan to zurbaran, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Spain, June 18–October 6.
Best of Art for June William O’Connor June 5, 2013

Historical Examples

He was a great favorite with Philip, who once called zurbaran “the painter of the king, and king of painters.”
A History of Art for Beginners and Students: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture Clara Erskine Clement

A large one of zurbaran, in the north transept, is a master-piece.
The Pictureque Antiquities of Spain; Nathaniel Armstrong Wells

It is a transcript from the religious life around him that zurbaran here sets before us.
A Popular Handbook to the National Gallery, Volume I, Foreign Schools Various

zurbaran is represented in the Sacrista by his painting of St. John.
The Story of Seville Walter M. Gallichan

We approach zurbaran with somewhat of awe; Velasquez is the grand historical painter.
Famous European Artists Sarah K. Bolton

The genius of zurbaran is disclosed in these scenes of monastic life.
The Story of Seville Walter M. Gallichan

This has been done; and the result is a picture worthy of Murillo or zurbaran.
Disturbed Ireland Bernard H. Becker

We can only touch briefly upon the remaining pictures of zurbaran.
The Story of Seville Walter M. Gallichan

The work of the pupils of zurbaran reaches a somewhat higher level.
The Story of Seville Walter M. Gallichan

noun
Francisco de (franˈθisko de). 1598–1664, Spanish Baroque painter, esp of religious subjects

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