Peña Muñoz, Maximino (1863-1940) is a Spanish Painter.
He studied in escuela de Bellas Artes de San Fernando de Madrid
He masters the technique of pastel painting as the one in this example.
With a profound expression which it creates a deep phycological meaning to the character.
It is a painter influenced by the realism from painters like (Gustave Courbet, Millet, Repin, Ekins..) Costumbrism and traditional thematic.
The portraits of the different stratum of the Spanish society of XIX/beginning of XX.
Some of his works can be found part of the two major collections in Spain: Museo del Prado and Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza collection (see links below)
He won several majors and he traveled around Europe. In 1885 he worked in Rome together with other painters: Moreno Carbonero, Muñoz Degraín, José Benlliure y Joaquín Sorolla.
It is in very good condition. With a size of 56 x 62 cm. Only slight marks on the edges due to the previous framing. Very vivid colors. Please, see photos.
With stamp in the back from “a la Palette de Rubens", rue des Belges ,Cannes
- Maximino Peña Muñoz (1863-1940)
- Titel van kunstwerk
- Portrait of a Gentleman
- Over het algemeen in goede staat met ouderdomssporen
- Verkoop met lijst
- 62×56 cm
- Totale afmetingen
- 62×56×2 cm