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who created the above paintings? ... pablo picasso?...
Spain's magically clear light, wonderfully colorful countryside, and vibrantly varied vistas all combine to inspire arstists and painters, and attract them to this land.
On top of that, Spain has produced numerous amazing artists of its own, renowned Worldwide ... starting with the prehistoric artists responsible for the Altamira cave paintings, through to the masters of Spain's Golden Century like El Greco, Velázquez, and Murillo, and up to more modern works of art by Picasso, Salvador Dalí, and Joan Miró.
So, let's take a look at Spanish painters, their pictures, and where you can view them ...
famous spanish artists - links
First of all, for those of you interested in information about individual Spanish artists and their biographies, you'll discover these by clicking on the following links ...
- Pablo Picasso - Biography
- Pablo Picasso - Blue Period
- Salvador Dali
- Joan Miró
- El Greco
- Diego Velazquez
- Francisco Goya
- You'll also find mention of other famous Spanish artists, here.
famous spanish artists - museums
Are you planning to visit Spain?
Then you'll find heaps of wonderful art museums to visit ...
Best-known is El Prado Museum in Madrid, renowned for its Spanish masters, where you'll get to view works by Goya, El Greco, and Velázquez. It's here you'll discover Las Meninas (The Maids of Honor) by Diego Velázquez - reckoned to be one of the most viewed paintings in the world.
Not too far from El Prado lies the Reina Sofía Art Museum, which boasts an excellent selection of contemporary and modern Spanish art ... and this is where you'll find Picasso's Guernica.
The third museum to make up Madrid's Golden Art Triangle is the Thyssen Bornemisza Museum.
This specializes in European art from the 13th century to the 20th century ... you'll get to enjoy paintings by El Greco, Miró, Picasso, and Dalí.
But, Madrid is not Spain's only city offering amazing art museums ...
Go to Barcelona and visit the Picasso Museum, the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, and the National Art Gallery of Catalonia.
Whilst in Barcelona, take a day trip out to Figueres, where you'll enjoy Salvador Dalí's finest works at the Dalí Museum...
famous spanish artists - answers to quiz ...
And, the answer to the three questions above is, of course, "No" ... the paintings you see above were not painted by Picasso, Miró, or Dalí ...
They were, in fact, hand-painted by our super artist - Rosa Nunn - and, that's the reason why none of them have signatures of the famous Spanish artists!
As well as creating original work, Rosa Nunn also does excellent copies of modern famous Spanish artists works.
They're all oil on canvas, and unstretched - to save on transport costs and possible problems with Customs, which can occur in some countries when pictures are sent ready-framed.
All measure approximately 8"x10" (that's about 20cms x 25cms), plus a border of around one-and-a-half inches (4cms).
So, if you'd like a hand-painted, oil-on-canvas copy of one of the paintings above, just fill in our Contact Form and let us know.
Because of the recession, prices are really affordable ... $35 per painting for Europe and $40 for everywhere else, packing and postage FREE!
Grab yourself a bargain, hand-painted oil copy of famous Spanish painters masterpieces to bring back memories of your visit to Spain!
famous spanish artists - related pages
If you're interested in famous Spanish people, you may like to check out the following pages ...
- Spanish Actresses
- Spanish Actors
- Spanish Singers
- Spanish Explorers
- General List of Famous Spanish People
- Main Famous Spanish People Page