Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 15 April 1867, in Valencia; died 1945, in Barcelona.
Painter, art restorer. Figure compositions, portraits, interiors, landscapes, seascapes.
Borras y Abella was the son of Vicente Borras y Mompo, from whom he received his first painting lessons. He then studied at the Escuela de Bellas Artes in Barcelona, where he later became a professor. Though he specialised in portraiture, Borras y Abella also painted extensive compositions with figures, as well as landscapes and seascapes. He was also a skilled conservator, and worked for Catalan collectors and Spanish museums....