francisco josé de goya y lucientes


[goi-uh; Spanish gaw-yah]
Francisco de [fran-sis-koh duh; Spanish frahn-thees-kaw de, -sees-] , (Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes) 1746–1828, Spanish painter. Unabridged
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Goya (ˈɡɔɪə, Spanish ˈɡoja)
Francisco de (franˈθisko de), full name Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes. 1746--1828, Spanish painter and etcher; well known for his portraits, he became court painter to Charles IV of Spain (1799). He recorded the French invasion of Spain in a series of etchings The Disasters of War (1810--14) and two paintings 2 May 1808 and 3 May 1808 (1814)

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