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Last NameAlbán    
Given NameVicente    
alt. NamesV. A. ; Vicente / Vincente Alban / Albán ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1750 c.    
Year died1783 fl.    
Place of death    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
Education    
Country of ActivityEcuador    
Worked forJosé Celestino Mutis (1732-1808); Cuadros de Mestizaje (miscegenation paintings, a series of six unsigned paintings showing flowers, plants, fruits, animals & people from Spanish Americas);     
PatronageSpanish Court, Madrid Cabinet of Natural Curiosities    
Collaborators    
Techniquesethnographic & geographic painting    
Sample(s)www.britannica.com/biography/Vicente-Alban ; www.blouinartinfo.com/artists/8105-vicente-alban    
Archival sourceshttp://pueblosoriginarios.com/recursos/colecciones/alban/alban.html    
Published sourcesDaniela Bleichmar: Training the naturalists's eye, in C- Grassen (ed.) Skilled Visions, Oxford 2010: 166-190, esp. 180-4; Bleichmar (2012): 162-7;     
otheractive in Quito, today Ecuador; see also https://unframed.lacma.org/2015/02/04/restoring-new-vicente-alban    
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