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Basic Data

Antonio Saura is a Spanish artist from the era of modern art. As an adolescent he taught himself how to draw and paint.

  • Born: 22. September 1930
  • Died: 1998
  • Place of birth: Huesca, Spain
  • Nationality: Spanish art
  • Similar artists: Antonio Tapies, Eduardo Chillida
  • Era: modern art 
  • Stylistic direction: surrealism

His role models were the old masters such as Velazquez and Goya. But also contemporary artists such as Hans Jean Arp, Yves Tanguy and artists from the surrealist group have influenced his art.