Author name: Bartolome Esteban Murillo
(1617, Seville, Spain - 1682, Seville, Spain). was a Spanish Baroque painter. Although he is best known for his religious works, Murillo also produced a considerable number of paintings of contemporary women and children. These lively, realist portraits of flower girls, street urchins, and beggars constitute an extensive and appealing record of the everyday life of his times.