El Greco

El Greco

(World) Crete, Greece
Fan account of El Greco, a painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance. El Greco's dramatic and expressionistic style was met with puzzlement by his contemporaries but found appreciation in the 20th century. El Greco is regarded as a precursor of both Expressionism and Cubism, while his personality and works were a source of inspiration for poets and writers such as Rainer Maria Rilke and Nikos Kazantzakis. El Greco has been characterized by modern scholars as an artist so individual that he belongs to no conventional school. He is best known for tortuously elongated figures and often fantastic or phantasmagorical pigmentation, marrying Byzantine traditions with those of Western painting.
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Virgin Mary by El Greco
The Annunciation by El Greco
Laocoon by El Greco
St. John the Evangelist and St. Francis by El Greco
St Francis's vision of the flaming torch by El Greco
St. Martin and the Beggar by El Greco
The Visitation by El Greco
The Resurrection by El Greco
St. Mary Magdalene by El Greco
Apparition of the Virgin to St. Lawrence by El Greco
The Ecstasy of St. Francis of Assisi by El Greco
Christ driving the traders from the temple by El Greco
Resurrection by El Greco
St. Jerome Penitent by El Greco
Feast in the House of Simon by El Greco
The Agony in the Garden by El Greco
The Baptism by El Greco
Apostle St. Philip by El Greco
A Prelate by El Greco
St. Francis receiving the stigmata by El Greco
The Holy Family with St. Anne and the Young St. John the Baptist by El Greco
Adoration of the Shepherds by El Greco
The Holy Family by El Greco
St. Francis praying by El Greco
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Ascension of Jesus by El Greco
Vincenzo Anastagi by El Greco
Christ as Saviour by El Greco
The Adoration of the Name of Jesus by El Greco
Christ on the cross adored by two donors by El Greco
Christ in Agony on the Cross by El Greco
St. Peter and St. Paul by El Greco
St. Peter by El Greco
The Dream of Philip II by El Greco
St. Luke by El Greco
St. Joseph and the Christ Child by El Greco
Antonio de Covarrubias by El Greco
Christ on the cross with two Maries and St. John by El Greco
The Virgin of the Immaculate Conception and St. John by El Greco
The Holy Trinity by El Greco
Portrait of the-Artist's son Jorge Manuel Theotokopoulos by El Greco
Apostles Peter and Paul by El Greco
Baptism of Christ by El Greco
Mary Magdalene in Penitence by El Greco
The Penitent Magdalene by El Greco
Lady with a Flower in Her Hair by El Greco
Allegory, boy lighting candle in the company of an ape and a fool - Fábula by El Greco
St. Bartholomew by El Greco