Painting, Visual Artist
1913 – 1986
Who was Ángel Botello?
Ángel Botello was a Spanish-Puerto Rican painter, sculptor and graphic artist. The artist critics called him "The Caribbean Gauguin" for his use of bold colors and depictions of island life. Botello is considered one of the greatest Latin American post-modern artists and recognition and demand for his artwork continues to grow today, fetching unprecedented auction prices.
Ángel Botello never attached to any particular artistic school or movement and was a protean artist: he developed his own artistic style. Botello was a versatile and many-sided artist who worked in all artistic media at his reach: oil paintings, drawing, printmaking, bronze sculptures, wood carving, photography and mosaics.
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- Jun 20, 1913
- Also known as
- Ботельо, Анхель
- Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando
- Nov 11, 1986
on July 23, 2013
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