Herrera, Juan de

Herrera, Juan de

(1530–1597)
Spanish architect who developed a Renaissance style of great purity and simplicity that reflected the severe taste of his patron, King Phillip II. From 1572 he was in charge of completing El Escorial, Toledo, Spain.
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Entre ellos se mencionan a Fernando de Herrera, Juan de la Cueva, Francisco de Medina, Juan Jose Bueno, Juan Eugenio Hartzenbusch, entre otros.