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Cabezalero Juan Martín

1633-1673 Spain/Baroque


Brief Biography-Juan Martín Cabezalero was born in Almaden, close to Cordova. He was a disciple of Juan Carreño de Miranda in Madrid. Cabezalero was a painter of religious and historical works in which he excelled. His most noted paintings are The Assumption of the Virgin and Saint Ildefonso in the parish of Saint Nicholas and Ecce Homo and The Crucifixion in the Chapel of the Third Order in the Convent of Saint Francis. The style of Van Dyck influenced Cabezalero through his master. Unfortunately, he died young in Madrid in 1673.


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assumption of
the virgin

assumption of the virgin

christ presented
by pilate

christ presented by pilate

communion of
saint teresa

communion of saint teresa

the crucifixion

the crucifixion