I really love this painting. The color is so rich.
I also love the color scheme of the Virgin’s outfit, and the fact that she appears to be kneeling in front of an empty basket. 10 more words
A short piece on what was happening in the Iberian peninsula during the Counter-Reformation with regards to art, with a small case study.
El Greco, “the Greek”, of real name Doménikos Theotokópoulos, was born in Candia, Crete (back then belonging to Republic of Venice) in 1541. 1,262 more words
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VER Y CREAR. OBRADORES Y MERCADOS PICTÓRICOS EN LA ESPAÑA GÓTICA (1350-1500)
11-13 November 2015
IX JORNADAS COMPLUTENSES DE ARTE MEDIEVAL
Proyecto de Investigación Formación del Pintor y Práctica de Pintura en los Reinos Hispanos (1350-1500) 113 more words
National Gallery, London
Wed 7 October 2015 – Sun 10 January 2016
The first exhibition in the UK to focus solely on Goya’s portraits. 87 more words