Francesc Sans Castaño (Spanish, 1868 – 1937)


Francesc Sans Castaño (Spanish, 1868 – 1937) “Sabio”. Oil on Canvas. 24 x 31.5 inches.

Francisco (or Francesc) Sans Castaño was a Spanish painter and engraver.

Born in Barcelona, he studied at the School of Fine Arts of Barcelona. He collaborated at the Hojas Selectas magazine. He was a member of the Barcelona’s Circle of Fine Arts, a dissident organization of the Artistic Circle.

He took part in the 1882, 1887, 1890, 1899 and 1910 National Exhibitions (winning an honorary mention in that of 1887) and in the 1911 World’s Fair, winning a third-class medal.