Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez

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Spanish painter (1599-1660)

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Local artist Pat Payne superimposed sexual images -- including scenes of bondage and piercing -- on famous pictures of Jesus Christ by artists including William Blake, Rembrandt, Diego Velazquez and Edouard Manet.
Six are religious paintings, four by Lodovico Cigoli, Galileo's life-long friend and confidant, and one each by the Spanish painters, Francisco Pacheco and Diego Velazquez, his son-in-law; last is one on an obviously different subject, by Peter Paul Rubens, Self-Portrait in a Circle of Friends.
The late portraits of Diego Velazquez (1599-1660), court artists' responses to them, and the court portrait as a genre are the three entwined themes explored in this exhibition, in addition to the portrayal of the royal family itself.
What the arbiters of taste failed to recognize was that Manet was following in the tradition of two of world's the greatest painters: Diego Velazquez and Francisco Goya.
Brendan Fraser, Harrison Ford, Keri Russell, Meredith Droeger, Diego Velazquez, Sam Hall, Jared Harris, Patrick Bauchau.
STARRING: Brendan Fraser (pictured right), Harrison Ford, Keri Russell, Meredith Droeger, Diego Velazquez, Sam Hall, Jared Harris, Patrick Bauchau DIRECTOR: Tom Vaughan CERTIFICATE: PG RUNNING TIME: 106mins REVIEWER'S RATING: .
Diego Velazquez shot 74 on Tuesday and is in 18th at 217.
Approximately 140 paintings by Spanish masters, including El Greco, Diego Velazquez, Francisco de Zurbaran, Jose de Ribera, Bartolome Esteban Murillo, Francisco de Goya, Juan Gris, Joan Miro, Salvador Dali, and Pablo Picasso, have been culled from private and public collections throughout Spain, Europe, and the U.
Peter Woods, Merseyside Secretary of the Art Fund, with the Edgar Degas painting, Woman Ironing, at the Walker Picture: MARTIN BIRCHALL' Diego Velazquez, The Rokeby Venus, 16 47-51 [umlaut] The National Gallery, London' Above, inside James Turrell's Deer Shelter Picture : FLORIAN HOLZHERR' The Deer Shelter, by James Turrell, right, at Yorkshire Sculpture Park Picture : JONTY WILD
FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT: "Christ after the Flagellation," by Diego Velazquez, c.
In 17th-century Spain, genre painting (scenes of everyday life) reached new heights with the work of Diego Velazquez.
The exhibit is organized into four thematic sections: Music and Dance, Celebration and Cafe Society, Gaming and Sport, and Flirtation and Romance, as represented by artists as diverse as Max Beckmann, Edgar Degas, Jean-Honore Fragonard, Pablo Picasso, Peter Paul Rubens, Jan Steen, Titian and Diego Velazquez.
And when asked for the supreme examples of both forms, he expressed equal regard for Ribot, the last great horse bred by Federico Tesio, and Las Meninas, the crowning glory of the great 17th century Spanish master, Diego Velazquez.
By the time of his death in 1936, Ringling had accumulated more than 600 paintings, including masterpieces by such artists as Peter Paul Rubens, Frans Hals, Paolo Veronese, Nicolas Poussin, and Diego Velazquez as well as important holdings in classical antiquities and European decorative arts.
Under these circumstances, it is not surprising that so much mediocre painting was produced at the Spanish court, before the advent of Diego Velazquez and his synthesis of a coherent native style.