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Bridge over the Rio Darro, Albaicin, Granada

Another of my small watercolours of Granada. Many narrow lanes lead down from the Albaicin to the cobbled street that runs alongside the Rio Darro below the Alhambra. 95 more words

Rincon del Gato, Albaicin, Granada

I thought I would paint a few smaller watercolours of Granada which I can offer for sale at a more affordable price. Here is the first one. 90 more words

Juan Antonio Meléndez Valdés is Back on Display

The exquisite portrait of Juan Antonio Meléndez Valdés by the Spanish artist Francisco de Goya y Lucientes (1746-1828) came back on display in the picture gallery of the Bowes Museum, where it is possible to contemplate it among many other extraordinary paintings, in particular the… 397 more words

Fine Art

Dos Burros

The two Spanish donkeys belong to Manuel, a neighbour of mine in Las Negras, who has a small farm on the edge of the village. They usually come to the fence to speak to me when I go there to buy fresh vegetables. 86 more words

Goya - Portrait of Marianito - On Exhibition at Museo Ibercaja - Zaragoza - from January 2016

Goya’s portrait of his grandson Marianito has gone on exhibition at Ibercaja’s Museo Goya in Zaragoza.

See the following link to an article on the exhibition by ARTES member,  Jesusa Vega, Professor of History of Art at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in last week’s… 10 more words

Spanish Art

A Mirror under Scrutiny: Image Analysis of Diego Velázquez's "Las Meninas" Painting

A Mirror under Scrutiny

The student stands before the painting, transfixed by the effect it has on him. He shudders beneath the high arching ceiling of Museo del Prado in Madrid, Spain. 1,630 more words