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(ˈɡɔɪə; Spanish ˈɡoja)
(Biography) Francisco de (franˈθisko de), full name Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes. 1746–1828, Spanish painter and etcher; well known for his portraits, he became court painter to Charles IV of Spain (1799). He recorded the French invasion of Spain in a series of etchings The Disasters of War (1810–14) and two paintings 2 May 1808 and 3 May 1808 (1814)
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(ˈgɔɪ ə)

Francisco de (Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes), 1746–1828, Spanish painter.
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It was one of those spectres, half light, half shadow, such as one beholds in dreams and in the extraordinary work of Goya, pale, motionless, sinister, crouching over a tomb, or leaning against the grating of a prison cell.
He said Mr Goya had advocated for construction of a hospital in Palapye looking at the village's rapid development and population growth.
Goya painted four portraits of members of the aristocratic Altamira family; of those, "The Red Boy" is the best known and most discussed.
En colaboracin con el gobierno EE UU, Goya est[sz] trabajando para coordinar la entrega de los camiones desde sus instalaciones en Houston, Texas a Colombia, antes de cruzar a Venezuela.
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The Goya for best new actor went to Jesus Vidal, who has a visual disability, for his role in "Campeones."
(BBB/Positive/F2) for Goya III and Goya V, and Banca March for TDA 30.
His 13th studio album and fourth major solo effort, "Return of the Goya - Part 1," showcases his long love of classic country music (his earliest musical memory is hearing and being mesmerized by Hank Williams).
And, lo and behold, it's Goya! Reading the back label, I read the chocolates are manufactured in Switzerland.