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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The Resurrection
Christ on the cross with two Maries and St. John
Christ on the cross with two Maries and St. John
St. Francis receiving the stigmata
St. Francis receiving the stigmata
Julian Romero de las Azanas and his patron St. Julian
Julian Romero de las Azanas and his patron St. Julian
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St. Dominic praying by El Greco
Laocoon by El Greco
The Burial of the Count of Orgaz by El Greco
Pietà (The Lamentation of Christ) by El Greco
St. Martin and the Beggar by El Greco
The Visitation by El Greco
St. Veronica with the Holy Shroud by El Greco
St. Luke by El Greco
The Adoration of the Name of Jesus by El Greco
Pietà by El Greco
Christ by El Greco
Poet Ercilla y Zuniga by El Greco by El Greco
St. Joseph and the Christ Child by El Greco
The Ecstasy of St. Francis of Assisi by El Greco
The Baptism by El Greco
Mary Magdalene in Penitence by El Greco
Dormition of the Virgin by El Greco
The Annunciation by El Greco
Christ carrying the cross by El Greco
A boy blowing on an ember to light a candle by El Greco
St. Mary Magdalene by El Greco
Christ on a cross by El Greco
St. Peter in Penitence by El Greco
Ascension of Jesus by El Greco
The Knight with his hand on his breast by El Greco
The Marriage of the Virgin by El Greco
Portrait of the-Artist's son Jorge Manuel Theotokopoulos by El Greco
St. Paul and St. Peter by El Greco
Feast in the House of Simon by El Greco
St. Peter and St. Paul by El Greco
St Francis's vision of the flaming torch by El Greco
Christ in Agony on the Cross by El Greco
Christ as Saviour by El Greco
St. John the Evangelist and St. Francis by El Greco
Julian Romero de las Azanas and his patron St. Julian by El Greco
The Virgin and Child with St. Martina and St. Agnes by El Greco
Stigmatisation of St. Francis by El Greco
Virgin Mary by El Greco
The Agony in the Garden by El Greco
Deposition in the tomb by El Greco
View of Toledo by El Greco
Christ on the cross with two Maries and St. John by El Greco
Christ on the cross by El Greco
The Holy Trinity by El Greco
The Holy Family by El Greco
St. Louis King of France with a Page by El Greco
Mount Sinai by El Greco
Holy Family by El Greco