> >From: coates.k12.fl.us (Teresa Coates) > >Date: Wed, 26 Mar 1997 14:53:35 +0000 > >Subject: art history? > > > >I have a Spanish student who has asked about a specific painting of which
I > >know nothing. Is there anyone out there familiar with "La Mujer Barbuda" > >(The Lady with the Beard), by Pintor Ribera? >
Jose de Ribera (1591-1652): A Spanish painter known for his naturalistic
rendition of the destitutes and a taste for the "unusual", such as the
"Bearded Woman" which is in Toledo (Spain).
You'll find all you need to know about Ribera in a dictionary of art and
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