Born on November 2~ Elena Brockmann

Elena Francisca María Brockmann y Llanos (November 2, 1867-January 26, 1946) was a very successful Spanish history painter. Her uncle Juan Llanos Y Keats (the poet’s nephew) was an artist and her first painting teacher.
Biography on Wikipedia:

A Procession Passing through the Cloister of San Juan de los Reyes, Toledo
by Elena Brockmann / c.1892 / Oil on canvas / 98-4/5″x72-2/5″
On permanent loan from the Museo Nacional del Prado to Hospital Real, University of Granada

“John Keats and the Spanish Connection”:

Further reading:
“Elena Brockmann, the woman who painted like men” Google translation:

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