The light in El Greco
's Saint Francis and Brother Leo in Meditation is of course divine (Fig.
The collection encompasses art from ancient times to the 19th century and represents masters of Western art including Titian, El Greco
, Peter Paul Rubens, Hieronymus Bosch, Francisco de Goya, and Diego Velazquez.
It joins the long list of restaurants, coffee bars and snackbars that readers have mentioned in recent weeks, including Fields Cafe, Collinsons, Coletta's, Heywoods department store restaurant, Whiteley's, the Ritz/ABC, downstairs at The Princess Cinema, Lion's, Kingsway, El Greco
, The White Horse in the Market Place, Santa Maria,The Hideaway, The Gates, Le Gourmet, The Arctic and The Ali Baba.
hotel Well, that idyllic vision is not ALL Greece.
Cuatro siglos mas tarde se han organizado numerosos eventos culturales coordinados por la Fundacion El Greco
The painting, Christ on the Cross by the artist known as El Greco
, was bought by Auckland Castle to be displayed in its proposed new Spanish Gallery in Bishop Auckland.
(1541-1614) was born Domenikos Theotokopoulos in Crete -- hence his nickname, which is Spanish for 'The Greek' -- but he moved first to Rome and then to Spain where he spent most of his life.
So celebrated has El Greco
become that it's easy to forget how much his star has risen since the late 19th century, when he was much lesser known.
The 41,700 s/f property formerly housed the iconic El Greco
Andrew Casper's Art and the Religious Image in El Greco
's Italy breaks new ground in art historical literature by engaging recent research both in typological reassessment and in the plural temporality of works of art as well as the historical relations underpinning their meaning, form, and function.
Free August invites visitors of all ages to engage in a variety of programs, from story readings and family tours, to nude drawing lessons among masterpieces by Veronese, El Greco