School of Art

Contact Details

School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

Tel: +44 (0)1970 622460

Fax: +44 (0)1970 622461


Display artist/maker:

Mariano Fortuny y Carbo

Born: 1838, Spain, Reus   Died: 1874, Rome

Painter. Son-in-law of the painter Federico de Madrazo (1815-1894). Studied in Barcelona before visiting Morocco to record battle scenes in 1860. He worked mainly in Rome but also for a time in Paris and Granada. He painted costume pieces with intense colour and skilled brushwork which commanded high prices. His son Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo (1871-1949) was an artist and photographer

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Idylle PR67 Prints