Museum of Fine Arts of Seville


Museum of Fine Arts of Seville
Fachade of Museum of Fine Arts of Seville

The Museum of Fine Arts of Seville or Museo de Bellas Artes de Sevilla is a museum in Seville, Spain, a collection of mainly Spanish visual arts from medieval period to the early 20th century, including a choice selection of works from the so-called Golden Age of Sevillian painting during the 17th century, such as Murillo, Zurbarán, Francisco de Herrera the younger, and Valdés Leal.

The museum was founded in 1839, after the desamortizacion or shuttering of religious monasteries and convents, collecting works from across the city and region. Originally, the site held the convent of the Order of the Merced Calzada de la Asunción, founded by St. Peter Nolasco during the reign of King Ferdinand III of Castile. Extensive remodeling in the early 17th century was led by the architect Juan de Oviedo y de la Bandera.

Painters and sculptors of Museum

A - F

  • Pedro de Acosta
  • Miguel de Adán
  • Pieter Aertsen
  • Nicolás Alperiz
  • Francisco Antolínez
  • José Arpa y Perea
  • Matías de Arteaga
  • Gustavo Bacarisas
  • Francisco Barrera
  • Manuel Barrón y Carrillo
  • Mariano Benlliure
  • Guillaume Benson
  • Bartolomé Bermejo
  • Gonzalo Bilbao
  • Manuel Cabral Aguado-Bejarano
  • Alonso Cano
  • Eduardo Cano
  • Juan José Carpio
  • Juan del Castillo
  • Pieter Coecke
  • Marcelo Cofferman
  • Lucas Cranach
  • José Domínguez Becquer
  • Valeriano Domínguez Bécquer
  • Juan de Espinal
  • Antonio María Esquivel
  • Frans Francken I
  • Rosendo Fernández
  • Alejo Fernández

G - M

  • José García Ramos
  • Guillermo Gómez Gil
  • Manuel González Santos
  • Francisco de Goya
  • Alfonso Grosso
  • Francisco Gutiérrez
  • Juan Simón Gutiérrez
  • José Gutiérrez de la Vega
  • Eugenio Hermoso
  • Francisco Herrera el Viejo
  • Francisco Herrera el Mozo
  • Jean Joseph Horemmans el viejo
  • José Jiménez Aranda
  • José Lafita y Blanco
  • Diego López
  • Ricardo López Cabrera
  • Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta
  • A Martínez Díaz
  • Domingo Martínez
  • Santiago Martínez
  • Juan Martínez Montañés (s)
  • Eduardo Martínez Vázquez
  • Virgilio Mattoni
  • Francisco Meses Osorio
  • Lorenzo Mercadante de Bretaña (s)
  • Juan de Mesa (s)
  • Pedro Millán (s)
  • Cristóbal de Morales
  • José Moreno Carbonero

M - U

V-Z

Gallery

External links

Coordinates: 37°23′33″N 5°59′59″W / 37.3925°N 5.99972°W / 37.3925; -5.99972



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