Fernando Yáñez de la Almedina

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Saint Catherine of Alexandria, c. 1510, oil on canvas, in the Museo del Prado, Madrid
Virgin and Child 1505.

Fernando or Hernando Yáñez de la Almedina (Almedina, c. 1475? - Valencia, 1536) was a Spanish painter. He was one of the most important early Renaissance painters in Spain. Of morisco origin, he went to Italy to study art, in the process becoming familiar with the work of Leonardo da Vinci.[1][2] Upon his return to Spain, he collaborated with Hernando de los Llanos on a number of pieces.[3]

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