Mariano Benlliure Net Worth
Mariano Benlliure made money by Actors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Mariano Benlliure earned $15 Million. Exact sum is $15000000.
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Birth date: September 8, 1862, Valencia, Spain
Death date: November 9, 1947, Madrid, Spain
Wikipedia Source: Mariano Benlliure
Mariano Benlliure was a Spanish sculptor, who executed many public monuments and religious sculptures in Spain, working in a heroic realist style. He was born in El Grau quarter of Valencia. His earliest sculptures featured bullfighting themes, modeled in wax and cast in bronze. At the age of thirteen he showed a wax modello of a picador at the Exposició-n Nacional de Bellas Artes, 1876. Pursuing the thought of becoming a painter, he went to Paris his expenses paid by his master, Francisco Domingo Marqué-s. A trip to Rome in 1879, revealing at first hand the sculptures of Michelangelo convinced him to be a sculptor. In 1887 he established himself permanently in Madrid, where in that years Exposició-n Nacional his portrait sculpture of the painter Ribera won him a first-prize.