Oil painting -> List of Painters -> Angel Botello

Early days:

    Angel Botello was born in June 20, 1913 in Galicia,in the northwestern region of Spain. Botello had 5 other siblings. His father Angel Botello Suárez of Puerto Rican decent was  a businessman in the fish canning industry.In the 1920s, he  shifted to Bordeaux, France with his folks and lived there upto 1935.When he stayed in France, Botello's  mother’s desire was that Angel should become a farmer but he instead  wanted to be an architect. Botello graduated with honors at the Fine Arts School of Bordeaux and he also excelled in drawing, painting as well as modeling.


Angel Botello


Personal Details:


Angel Botello

Place of birth


Date of Birth

June 20,1913

Date of Death

Nov 11,1986




Painter,Sculptor,Graphic Artist

Popular Paintings

Apple Tree,Girl With a Cat



     In 1935, Botello returned to Spain where he joined the School of Art of the San Fernando Academy in Madrid. In the same year, Botello’s family traveled to Cuba where they were able to stay for 8 months.Once the family  returned to Santo Domingo, his paintings were noticed by the Peruvian ambassador there who invited Botello to show them in Port-au-Prince, Haiti in 1944.

Works of  Angel Botello:


Apple Tree Girl With a Cat