Jusepe De Ribera

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Birthday
12, 1591
Birthplace
Spain
Death Date
Sep 2, 1652 (61)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
12, 1591
Birthplace
Spain
Death Date
Sep 2, 1652 (61)

About

Spanish Tenebrist painter and printmaker who was called Lo Spagnoletto and was known as a leading painter of the Spanish school.

Before Fame

He studied art in Rome, Italy in the early 1600s.

Trivia

His most distinguished followers were Salvator Rosa and Luca Giordano.

Family Life

He married Caterina Azzolino in 1616 and had a daughter.

Associated With

Another Spanish painter like him was Jose Aparicio.