Spanish painter who is known for his work in portraits, landscapes, and social and historical themes. His works include Portrait of Dr. Simarro at the microscope and A Research.
He studied master paintings in the Museo del Prado in Madrid when he was eighteen.
One of the most successful paintings and exhibitions of his career is the 1899 work entitled Sad Inheritance, which features crippled children bathing at the sea.
He was born the eldest child to Joaquin Sorolla and Concepción Bastida and had a sister, Concha.
He gave one of his sketches as a gift to John Singer Sargent.