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Augusta, Cristóbal ( de )locked

( fl 1569–84).
  • Gordon Campbell

Spanish potter born in Navarre and settled in Seville, where he became a prominent maker of azulejos. His tiles for the Alcázar include two remarkable sets installed in the Palacio Gótico between 1577 and 1583, one depicting the Conquest of Tunis. His panel of the Virgin of the Rosary is in the Museo de Bellas Artes in Seville.

[flourished]