José de Madrazo served as Director of the Academy of San Fernando, as well as of the Royal Museum in Madrid (the Prado). His son Federigo de Madrazo y Kuntz succeeded him to the directorship of the Prado, and was also a painter.
Catalogo de la Galeria de Cuadros del Excmo. Sr. D. José de Madrazo. Madrid, 1856.