El Greco, st John the evangelist. Circa. 1590 

This surprising El Greco painting in gallery 8 at the Fitzwilliam Museum offers the confident lucidity of a mature artist’s skill. The loose brush strokes and beguiling simplicity of composition draw the viewer in. 49 more words


a Stolen Heart

Toledo, you have stolen my heart. I only spent a day within your walls and still I know that a piece of me was left behind. 106 more words