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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.


King philip iv

King Philip IV:


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.


Juan rodr guez de silva

Juan Rodríguez de Silva:


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.


The surrender of breda

“The Surrender of Breda”


The infantana margarita

“The Infantana Margarita”


Maria teresa of spain

“Maria Teresa of Spain”


The supper at emmaus

“The Supper at Emmaus”


Infant felipe pr spero

“Infant Felipe Próspero”


Old woman frying eggs

“Old Woman Frying Eggs”


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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