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 Diego Rodríguez de Silva Velázquez

Diego Rodríguez de Silva Velázquez

Birth
Sevilla, Provincia de Sevilla, Andalucia, Spain
Death 6 Aug 1660 (aged 61)
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Burial Body lost or destroyed
Plot Madrid, Spain
Memorial ID 6986303 · View Source
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Noted Spanish-born artist of the 17th century. His most famous paintings are "Las Meninas," "La Fragua de Vulcano," "La Rendición de Breda o las Lanzas" and "Retrato del Papa Inocencio X." He was buried in the Church of San Juan Bautista, Madrid, Spain. This church was demolished and the location of the crypt lost.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 4 Dec 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6986303
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Diego Rodríguez de Silva Velázquez (6 Jun 1599–6 Aug 1660), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6986303, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Body lost or destroyed.