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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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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.
Mr Goya said cannabis was still the most prevalent drug in schools, and recently there had been an increase in the use of cannabis particularly in junior and senior secondary schools.
Goya knows the taste of Filipinos when it comes to chocolates,' she said.
Estanislao Goya of Argentina in action at the NBO Golf Classic Grand Final.
I am deeply committed with a great sense of responsibility to elevate Portugal Telecom to a world class reference in its sector, Goya said.
We have always believed in the importance of helping families in need," said Goya president Bob Unanue.
Vale advertir que hay pocos lienzos de Goya e, incluso, piezas de sus copistas.
Anos despues, Goya ocupo cargos importantes dentro de la Academia: fue director adjunto de pintura, director de pintura, hasta llegar a director honorario, anadio Gaytan, "al convertirse en pintor del rey Carlos III, por fin Goya habia alcanzado una excelente situacion en la corte, lo que le halagaba profundamente, pintando ya entonces solo para la mas alta aristocracia, y desde luego para el rey, de quien realizo numerosos retratos".
CHICAGO -- Goya Foods ofrecer[sz] becas de $20,000 a cuatro estudiantes de toda la nacin como parte del Programa de Becas Goya de Artes Culinarias que se otorga anualmente a estudiantes buscando iniciar una carrera universitaria en este campo.
Maenius - a writer and director born in Texas and now living in Los Angeles states that this work marks a change in the landscape of painting forever - "the brutal realism, dark symbolism and most of all the primal emotions that Goya successfully conveys in his paintings set him and his work apart from his predecessors.
Goya produced around 160 portraits, a third of his painted oeuvre.
However, bogeys for Goya at 13 and 15 - either side of a birdie for Slattery - edged the Southport-born player ahead again.