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El Greco (National Gallery London Publications)

by Xavier Bray

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Published by National Gallery London .
Written in

  • Individual artists,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Painters,
  • Biography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Art,
  • Reference,
  • Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers,
  • 1541?-1614,
  • Greco,,
  • Spain

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8998328M
    ISBN 101857093151
    ISBN 109781857093155

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El Greco (Revised Edition) (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists) (Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists (Revised)). Jan 01,  · This lavishly illustrated book—the first comprehensive English-language publication on El Greco in many years—addresses the full range of the artist’s work in painting and sculpture, from his Byzantine icons to his late altarpieces/5(2).

Jun 05,  · El Greco (Masters of Art) Hardcover – December 1, by Leo Bronstein (Author)/5(4). Dec 13,  · •Published to commemorate the th anniversary of El Greco's death and destined to become the dominant text on the artist The Greek of Toledo is the catalog that will accompany the exhibition to be shown at the Museo de Santa Cruz in Toledo, Spain from March to Juneto mark the th anniversary of El Greco's death/5(6).

The aforementioned book by Hatje Cantz is an excellent book in its own right, but focuses on works that support the authors' hypothesis that El Greco was the first modern painter, and is responsible for shaping much of the form that 20th century art would by: 4.

Mar 15,  · I first learned of El Greco in when I visited an exhibit of his work at the National Gallery of Art while assigned to work in Washington, D.C. for a few months. I especially remembered the colors and elongated faces in some of his paintings.

This book gave me some background on his life and how he developed his painting style/5. El Greco book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. El Greco book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

A scholarly and erudite analysis of El Greco's life and work, securely based on the extant documentation bringing to light the vast amount that we simply do not know beautifully /5. El Greco (ĕl grĕk´ō), c–, Greek painter in Spain, (Iráklion), Crete.

His real name was Domenicos Theotocopoulos, of which several Italian and Spanish versions are current. Trained first in the Byzantine school of icon painting, in he went to Venice, where he is known to have studied under Titian; thereafter (–77) he painted in Rome.

InSpanish art historian Manuel Bartolomé Cossío published the first comprehensive catalogue of El Greco's works; in this book El Greco was presented as the founder of the Spanish Doménikos Theotokópoulos, 1 October. El Greco is probably one of the most well known artists of his time, and still to this day, over years after his death.

Because of the obscurity in his style, and the fact that he was considered a painter of the spirit, he was one of the most influential painters, which set the groundwork for many to follow, and for many art forms that followed. In a nutshell In a nutshell Explore the unique pictorial language of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, the single-minded painter known as El Greco (“The Greek”) and hailed as a proto-modern genius of the 16th ogmaexpo.comr: Benedikt Taschen.

El Greco (Basic Art Series ) [Michael Scholz-Hänsel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. To his contemporaries in late 16th-century Venice, El Greco (­–) was a contrary fellow, an innate artist blessed with extraordinary talent/5(11).

Jan 01,  · El Greco himself prepared an edition of Vitruvius, accompanied by drawings, but the manuscript is lost. In and thereafter El Greco lived in the large, late-medieval palace of the Marqués de Villena. A visually stunning examination of El Greco’s work that considers the artist’s constant reinvention and professional drive Renowned for a singular artistic vision, Domenikos Theotokopoulos, known as El Greco (–), developed his distinctive painting style as.

About the book El Greco, his life's work With his unmistakeable style, Doménikos Theotokópoulos, widely known as El Greco, created an original iconographic universe that still remains fully relevant today due to its originality and its evocative power.

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El Greco book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Cretan-born painter Domenicos Theotocopoulos, better known by his Spanish n 4/5.

from The New Book of Knowledge ® El Greco was an artist of Greek origin who spent most of his life in Spain. His real name was Kyriakos (Domenikos) Theotokopoulos.

He is known by his Spanish name, which means simply "the Greek.". El Greco was born in Crete, which was at that time part of the Republic of Venice, and the centre of Post-Byzantine art. He trained and became a master within that tradition before travelling at age 26 to Venice, as other Greek artists had done.

El Greco was a Cretan-born painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance. El Greco left his birthplace for Venice innever to return. El Greco's three years in Venice profoundly influenced his style. Inhe emigrated to Toledo, Spain, where he lived and worked until the end of his life.

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At the time, Toledo was the religious capital of Spain and a populous city with "an illustrious past, a prosperous present and an uncertain future". In Rome, El Greco had earned the respect of some intellectuals, but was also facing the hostility of certain art critics.Sep 18,  · El Greco moved to Rome from Venice after a time, remaining from tostaying initially in the palace of Cardinal Alessandro Farnese, one of .