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Fernando Botero painted "The Family" as a result of his upbringing and culture. He often used obese figures in his art because it was a form he liked.

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Artists who paint fat people?

Fernando Botero.

What has the author Fernando Botero written?

Fernando Botero has written: 'Botero en el Museo Nacional de Colombia' 'Botero'

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Yes. The Monalisa by Fernando Botero is in the Museo Botero in Bogota, Colombia.

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Fernando Botero was born on April 19, 1932.

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Fernando Botero was born on April 19, 1932, I think. He was born in Medellin Antioquia

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he died in a car accident. Botero was also injured

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When did Fernando Botero die?

he is still alive

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