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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Huguet, Jaume


Saints Abdon and Sennen
1459-60
Mixed technique on wood
290 x 220 cm
Santa Maria d'Egara, Terrassa

Catalan painter (Spain) (c.1412 - 1492), the most prominent figure in the Catalan School during the second part of the 15th century.
His studio produced many sumptuous composite altarpieces of the type that became typical in Spanish art and his work exercised a wide influence on the painting of Catalonia and Aragón.