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Alonzo Cano Christ's Descent into Limbo oil painting


Christ's Descent into Limbo
Painting ID::  84432
Artist: Alonzo Cano
Painting: Christ's Descent into Limbo
Introduction: Oil on canvas. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Date 1645 - 50 cjr
   
   
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alonzo Cano Christ's Descent into Limbo oil painting


Christ's Descent into Limbo
Painting ID::  88301
Artist: Alonzo Cano
Painting: Christ's Descent into Limbo
Introduction: Oil on canvas. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Date 1645-50 cyf
   
   
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alonzo Cano El milagro del pozo oil painting


El milagro del pozo
Painting ID::  88978
Artist: Alonzo Cano
Painting: El milagro del pozo
Introduction: Oil on canvas. 216 x 149 cm. 1648
   
   
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alonzo Cano Christs Descent into Limbo oil painting


Christs Descent into Limbo
Painting ID::  97685
Artist: Alonzo Cano
Painting: Christs Descent into Limbo
Introduction: Oil on canvas. Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Date 1645 - 50 cyf
   
   
     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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     Alonzo Cano or Alonso Cano (19 March 1601 - 3 September 1667) was a Spanish painter, architect and sculptor born in Granada. He learned architecture from his father, Miguel Cano;painting in the academy of Juan del Castillo, and from Francisco Pacheco the teacher of Velezquez; and sculpture from Juan Martenez Montañes. As a sculptor, his most famous works are the Madonna and Child in the church of Lebrija (also called Nebrija), and the colossal figures of San Pedro and San Pablo. He was made first royal architect, painter to Philip IV, and instructor to the prince, Balthasar Charles, Prince of Asturias. The King gave him the church preferment of a canonof the Granada Cathedral (1652), in order to take up a position as chief architect of the cathedral, where his main achievement in architecture was the façade, designed at the end of his life and erected to his design after his death.[citation needed] Ideal portrait of a Spanish King.He was notorious for his ungovernable temper; and it is said that once he risked his life by committing the then capital offence of dashing to pieces the statue of a saint, when in a rage with the purchaser who begrudged the price he demanded.[1] According to another story, he found his house robbed after coming home one evening, his wife murdered, and his Italian servant fled. Notwithstanding the presumption against the fugitive, the magistrates condemned Cano, because he was of a jealous temper. Upon this he fled to Valencia, but afterwards returned to Madrid, where he was put to the torture, which he endured without incriminating himself, and the king received him into favour. After the death of his wife he took Holy Orders as a protection from farther prosecution, but still continued his professional pursuits. He died in 1676. In his last moments, when the priest held to him a crucifix, he told him to take it away; according to the Catholic Encyclopedia, this was because the priest gave the Sacrament to conversos. . Related Artists to Alonzo Cano : | Mariia Konstantinovna Bashkirtseva | Paul Ranson | Maino, Juan Bautista del | martin mijtens d.a | William Hodges |

 

 

 

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