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Goya(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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|Noun||1.||Goya - Spanish painter well known for his portraits and for his satires (1746-1828)|
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