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Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)

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It is likely that this wanderer (known as Domenikos Theotokopoulos in Crete, as Dominico Greco in Italy and Spain, and finally by the nicknames El Griego and El Greco), travelled for financial advancement.
This new way of thinking has extended to other Bonafide brands, spurring it to launch nine new products in the last two years, something it hasn't done for more than a decade, says Greco.
If it is over 10%, Greco immediately checks on the job.
Along with van Gogh, El Greco is regarded the epitome of the lone genius, spurning the art of his time to pursue his unique, interior vision.
We no longer think El Greco must have been astigmatic, any more than that the early Modernists such as Matisse and Derain had to have been mad to paint as they did, unless they were having a joke at everyone's expense.
Both El Greco and Beckmann learned enormously from the most adventurous, inventive artists of their day (who happened to come from countries not their own) and synthesized what they learned into compelling, idiosyncratic work so personal that it makes questions of influence interesting, but ultimately irrelevant.
Greco has an almost anthropological fascination with the workings of his fellow man, both in and out of the sack, and there's enough going on in this book to keep the brain engaged during all those refractory periods.
When he was 25 years old, El Greco left Crete and went to study in Italy for six years, first in Venice and then in Rome.
Domenikos Theodokopoulos (known as El Greco, 1541-1614).
Because Greco took his chance with all the deftness of his own footballing hero Ryan Giggs.
Yep, the EastEnders star Michael Greco got rid of his silly facial hair to play the lead in drama Murder In Mind.
In this matter I am in complete agreement with both Greco and Williams, and Greco's book, like Williams's, may serve the cause of bringing new converts around to our way of seeing things.
Greco persuasively argues that the best skeptical arguments cannot be easily dismissed and should not be ignored.