View ArtistJuan de Correa da Vivar

Artist's Biography
Juan de Correa da Vivar was a Mexican painter. His years of greatest activity were from 1671 to 1716.

His paintings are specially remarkable for their fine, broad composition, expression, and life-like figures, as well as for their good perspective and effective groupings.

He painted many religious-themed, Baroque paintings for cathedrals in Mexico. Correa was José de Ibarra's teacher. Correa, along with contemporaries Miguel Cabrera and Cristóbal de Villalpando are important examples of 18th century Mexican Baroque painting.
Artworks

Juan de Correa da Vivar
THE GUARDIAN ANGEL

Oil on Canvas
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Juan de Correa da Vivar
SANTA TERESA Y EL NINO JESUS
1730
Oil on Canvas CA. 1730
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