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Diego Velasquez. By: Brenna Basham. Background:. Diego Velasquez was born on June 6, 1599 in Seville, Spain. A Spanish painter in the court of King Philip IV. He was an artist during the Baroque period. Painted mostly still life, portraits, and religious pieces. King Philip IV:.

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Diego velasquez
Diego Velasquez

By: Brenna Basham


Background
Background:

  • Diego Velasquez was born on June 6, 1599 in Seville, Spain.

  • A Spanish painter in the court of King Philip IV.

  • He was an artist during the Baroque period.

  • Painted mostly still life, portraits, and religious pieces.



Early life
Early Life:

  • Juan Rodríguez de Silva and Jerónima Velázquez.

  • Velázquez was educated by his parents.

  • Received good training in language and philosophy, but showed an early gift for art.



Francisco de herrera
Francisco de Herrera:

  • A vigorous painter who disregarded the Italian influence of the early Seville school.

  • Velázquez studied art with him for one year.

  • He learned to use different paint brushes with long bristles from Herrera.


Paintings
Paintings:

Triumph of St.Hermengild

San Basilio il Grande


Artwork
Artwork:

  • Velasquez’s artwork fell into the category of Bodegón.

  • Bodegón comprised everyday subjects combined with still life, portraits, and religious scenes.

  • One of his earliest Bodegóns was an art piece called The Meal.








Sources
Sources:

  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diego_Vel%C3%A1zquez

  • http://www.spanish-fiestas.com/art/spanish-artists-velazquez.htm

  • http://www.nndb.com/people/913/000071700/


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