Figueiredo, José de

Full Name: 
Figueiredo, José de
Other Names: 
José de Figueiredo
Date Died: 
1937
Home Country: 
Portugal
Overview: 
historian of Portuguese art; curator of the Museu do Arte antiga; rediscovered and restored the paintings of Nuno Gonçalves; studied at l'école du Louvre; friends with Rodin; president of the Academia de Belas Artes
Bibliography: 
O pinto Nuno Gonçalves. Lisbon, 1910.; Arte portugues primitivo. Lisbon.
Sources: 
Bazin, Germain. Histoire de l'histoire de l'art: de Vasari à nos jours. Paris: Albin Michel, 1986, p. 449.