ANTONIO PEREZ CARDENAL
"PAST AND FUTURE"
OIL ON PANEL, SIGNED
23.5 X 13.25 INCHES
Antonio Perez Cardenal
Cardenal was born in La Garrovilla in the province of Badajoz, Spain, in 1921.
In Madrid he developed his entire artistic career: he was a draftsman, restorer, painter, sculptor, but always in the shade, so he is only remembered in a very small circle. Expert in religious art, he worked for many years carrying out all kinds of projects and designs for Santarrufina and for Juan de Ávalos and carrying out custom works for individuals. He also designed jewelry for Carrera and Carrera. At eighty-six he still painted.
At eighty-six he still painted he was still painting, he died in Madrid in 2008.