Knot brooch

Knot brooch

This brooch created on the occasion of the exhibition Velázquez - Grand Palais, Galeries nationales from March 25 2015 to july 13 2015, is inspired by the universe of the painter Diego Velázquez.



Maintenance :
Avoid contact with water, chemicals and cosmetics
Artist :
Diego Velázquez (1599-1660)
Materials :
Brass, Rhinestone
Museum :
Grand Palais
Theme :
Historical facts
Art movements :
Renaissance, Baroque
Dimensions :
3.6 cm x 3 cm
Reference :

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The artist

Diego Velázquez (1599-1660)

Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez is a Spanish Baroque painter. He is particularly known for his naturalistic paintings, and his mastery of the chiaroscuro technique. As a court painter, he has produced numerous portraits of the Spanish royal family, court people and decorative paintings for royal apartments over the course of his career. His most famous works are Les Menines (Las Meninas) and Les Fileuses (Las Hilanderas).