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El Greco.

Stuart Preston

El Greco.

by Stuart Preston

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Published by Beechhurst Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • El Greco.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination63p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22676620M

      BERLIN — An El Greco painting, one of several dozen from a collection of Old Masters previously belonging to a Viennese industrialist and seized by the Gestapo in Vienna in , has been returned to the family of its former owner after a swift process of recovery, thanks to a cooperative dealer. El Greco was determined to make his own mark in Rome defending his personal artistic views, ideas and style. He stayed with Alessandro Farnese, who was possibly the wealthiest and most influential patron in Rome, during this period. In , El Greco joined the painter's academy, where he was known to have one or two assistants while working here.

    In , El Greco migrated to Madrid, then to Toledo, where he produced his mature works. 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. Why report to El Greco? Who is he in Kazantzakis’s life? There is little in the book of his relationship to El Greco, though the last 20 pages, the Epilogue, is addressed directly to El Greco. Before this he only briefly mentions the painter in four or five passage. El Greco is sort of a special hero, especially since he was born in Crete.

    El Greco ("The Greek", – 7 April ) was a painter, sculptor, and architect of the Spanish usually signed his paintings in Greek letters with his full name, Doménicos Theotokópoulos (Greek: Δομήνικος Θεοτοκόπουλος).. El Greco was born in Crete, which was the center of Post-Byzantine art at that time. He trained and became a master of that kind of. El Greco moved to Rome in and stayed there until , when he began working in the palace of Cardinal Alessandro , El Greco joined the painters’ academy and established a studio, but he was widely unsuccessful — most likely due to his criticism of Michelangelo’s artistic abilities, which was something that the Roman art establishment did not Author: Elizabeth Segura.


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El Greco book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. El Greco (–), born Domenikos Theotokopoulos, was one of the most fa /5. El Greco El Greco - image 1 El Greco - image 2 El Greco - image 3 El Greco - image 4 El Greco - image 5 El Greco - image 6 El Greco - image 7 16th-century modern.

The unique El Greco vision. Main SR only Anker El Greco. US$ Edition Label_Language_Editions_Select Category: Books > Art. El Greco of Toledo Paperback – by Greco (Author) › Visit Amazon's Greco Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Greco (Author) out of 5 stars 2 4/5(2). 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. •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(8).

El Greco is centrally located in Thessaloniki, just a 5-minute walk from Aristotelous Square and a minute walk from the White Tower/10(K). 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 he assiduously pursued professional success.

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El Greco, byname of Doménikos Theotokópoulos, (bornCandia [Iráklion], Crete—died April 7,Toledo, Spain), master of Spanish painting, whose highly individual dramatic and expressionistic style met with the puzzlement of his contemporaries but gained newfound appreciation in the 20th also worked as a sculptor and as an architect.

Cretan-born painter Domenicos Theotocopoulos, better known by his Spanish nickname, El Greco (c), studied under Titian in Venice before settling down in Toldeo. Commissioned by the church and local nobility, El Greco produced dramatic paintings marked by distorted figures and vibrant color contrasted with subtle grays.

Though his work was appreciated by his. This book published by Dosde gathers together El Greco's main works and carries out a detailed study of the painter's evolution, since his formative years in Greece until his consolidation as an artistic genius during his time in Spain.

Its pages closely analyse his paintings, the iconography of his paintings and the main characteristics of El. El Greco of Toledo book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(10).

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Description: 47 pages:. Get this from a library! El Greco of Toledo. [Greco; Jonathan Brown; Toledo Museum of Art.] -- Catalog for exhibition at The Toledo Museum of Art, Museo del Prado, National Gallery of Art and the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts. Essays by Jonathan Brown, William B.

Jordan, Richard L. Kagan and.Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Second Printing. Text in German. Large volume that has general wear and aging.

It has been used but is still a useful book for those interested in El Greco. G+ to VG.; Color and B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 20 + plates pages. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact. El Greco: The Burial of the Count of Orgaz, – For many of the four hundred years since the death of Domenikos Theotokopoulos, the artist known to his Spanish neighbors as El Greco, his work was regarded with the same disdain as that of his younger contemporary Caravaggio.