Benjamín Palencia Pérez
(1894-07-07)7 July 1894
|Died||16 January 1980(1980-01-16) (aged 85)|
Madrid, Madrid, Spain
|Education||Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando|
|Known for||Painting and Drawing|
Benjamín Palencia (7 July 1894 − 16 January 1980) was a Spanish painter and draftsman from Barrax, Albacete. Most notably he became known as co-founder of the School of Vallecas (together with sculptor Alberto Sánchez. The quintessence of the large body of his work is perhaps the poetry of the Castilian landscape as defined by the Generation of '98.
- "Benjamín Palencia Biography". artnet.com. Retrieved 22 August 2016.