Diego Velázquez

Diego Velázquez was baptised in 1599, in Seville, Spain. Velázquez was a Spanish painter and his early paintings were religious-themed, he later became renowned for his realistic, complex portraits as a member of King Philip IV’s court. At the age of eleven, Velázquez was apprenticed to Francisco Pacheco, Seville’s most significant artist and art theorist,Continue reading “Diego Velázquez”