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Spanish
Born
Granada (Spain) 1601-03-19
baptized on 1601-3-19
Deceased
Granada (Spain) 1667-10-03/1667-10-05
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son of Miguel Cano and Maria Almansa; married to Maria de Figueroa and later to Magdalena de Uceda
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Active in
  • Granada (Spanje) 1601 - 1614
  • Sevilla 1614 - 1638
    moved to Sevilla with his family; was accepted in the workshop of Francisco Pacheco on August 17, 1616; first acquantaince with Velázquez in the workshop; married María de Figueroa on January 16, 1625
  • Madrid (Spanje) 1638 - 1644
    worked in the decoration of the Palace of Buen Retiro and the Alcázar; in 1644 he had to leave Madrid due to accusations of having murdered his wife
  • Valencia 1644
    in Valencia only for a few months
  • Madrid (Spanje) 1644 - 1651
    worked for the wedding of Philip IV and Mariana of Austria
  • Granada (Spanje) 1652 - 1657
    prebendary in the cathedral of Granada (Wethey 1995, p. 23)
  • Madrid (Spanje) 1657 - 1660
    went to the royal court at Madrid to protest his ejection from his prebendary (Wethey 1995, p. 24)
  • Granada (Spanje) 1660 - 1661
  • Malaga 1661-10
    Wethey 1995, p. 26
  • Granada (Spanje) 1661 - 1665
    Wethey 1995, p. 26
  • Malaga 1665 - 1666
    probably went to Málaga in mid-January 1665 (Wethey 1955, p. 26)
  • Granada (Spanje) 1666 - 1667
    perhaps returned to his hometown in early 1667; appointed chief architect of the cathedral (Wethey 1955, p. 26)
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Subjects
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Christian religious scene
Medium/technique
oil paint
Product
painting
Entered on: 1991-11-27; Modification on: 2018-06-14

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