Francisco Goya - Self portrait (detail), 1796

Francisco de Goya/ Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes

Spain 1746 - 1828

Illustration, Fine Art, Painting, Printmaking, Old Master Print

Francisco de Goya
Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes
Male
Spain
1746

Francisco de Goya was a Spanish romantic painter and printmaker regarded both as the last of the Old Masters and the first of the moderns.

Goya’s Ghosts (2006): A Fictional Narrative of Goya’s Time

The film Goya's Ghosts explores the forces driving Goya to create his complex and dark oeuvre.

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Explaining the Drypoint Etching

As one of the oldest printing techniques, drypoint etching is a versatile method of print production. Learn about the technique of the famous images here!

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Greatest War Paintings to Honor Remembrance Day

Though war paintings can be traced back to the ancient times only works of contemporary masters focus on the grief and devastation war brings.

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Francisco Goya - Third of May, 1808, 1814

In Third of May, 1808 artwork we can see the transition from heroic military paintings to a more modern portrayal of war atrocities.

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10 Spanish Painters and Masters of Art

The importance of Spanish painters for major shifts and turns of art history can not be overlooked. Explore some of its major names and their heritage.

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Francisco de Goya - The Record of the World’s Horrors

Francisco de Goya is considered as the most important Spanish artist of the late 18th and early 19th-century.

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Terrifying and Dark Paintings by Famous Artists

Behold the list of the most terrifying, bizarre, blood-freezing paintings made by the world's greatest masters that have marked the whole history of art.

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Francisco Goya - Saturn Devouring His Son

The Spanish painter Francisco Goya was master of horror and the painting Saturn Devouring His Son is part of the Black Paintings series.

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Line Art in 10 Famous Examples

Line art hides all the mysteries and ideas of the creative process and it can take a variety of forms and categories. See some examples here

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The Master of Nightmares

Witness the example of one of the most disturbing images of art history and explore the quality of line and the use of traditional printmaking technique

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