Francisco de Goya y Lucientes he was born the 30 of mars 1746 in Fuendetodos (Zaragoza).
In 1996, is the 250 aniversary since birth.
Self-portrait by Goya
Your biography include Aragon, Italy and Madrid.
The work of Goya done and preserved in Aragon belongs to the artist´s youth.
While the painter´s pictorial personality cannot be studied on the basis of his work in Aragon alone, It is nevertheless impossible to understand Goya without studying everything which he did and is preserved in Aragon.
The trace of Goya in Aragon we can follow in the next places:
The Museum of Bellas Artes in Zaragoza.
The Provincial Museum of Huesca.
The Basilica of Our Lady the Pilar.
The Carthusian Monastery of Aula Dei.
The Archbishop´s Palace of Zaragoza.
The Parish Church of Remolinos.
Muel: The Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Fountain.
Calatayud: Church of Saint Juan Bautista or del Real.
Others works in Aragon.
Goya and Fuendetodos.
If you want to extend your information on Aragon you can begin crossing another interesting route is the Mudejar, Patrimony of the Humanity, also you can extend your cultural knowledge on Aragon examining its municipal and institutional heraldry without forgetting, of course, some of its emblematics figures as Saint George Pattern of Aragon also book of Aragon.
The information will not be complete without a stroll by its three provinces: Zaragoza, Teruel and Huesca and his shines, with shutdown in some of its spectacular landscapes like Ordesa, the Moncayo or by opposition the Ebro.
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