This article is about Spanish painter. For Spanish conquistador, see Diego
Velázquez de Cuéllar. For other uses, see Diego Velázquez (disambiguation).
Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez (June 6, 1599 - August 6, 1660) was a
Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV. He was
Diego Velazquez - paintings, biography of Diego Velazquez.
(1599-1660) realistically depicts a woman in a 17th century kitchen in his painting
, "Christ in the House of Martha and Mary"
In this painting
, with a Biblical scene of Jesus with Mary and Martha in the background, Diego Velazquez
realistically depicts a... More »
Diego Velázquez was a 17th century Spanish painter who produced "Las
Meninas" and many renowned portraits as a member of King Philip IV's royal
Explore information about the artist: Diego Velázquez. See list of paintings at the
National Gallery, London.
Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez, the most admired—perhaps the greatest
—European painter who ever lived, possessed a miraculous gift for conveying a
A master of technique, highly individual in style, Diego Velasquez may have had
a greater influence on European art than any other painter. Diego Rodriguez de ...
Explore the paintings of Diego Velázquez in the National Collection and find out
where you can see them...