Feel Art Again: "A Lady in a Fur Wrap"
Under last Thursday's "Clip Show Edition," we received several suggestions of artists and works to cover. Erin suggested El Greco; upon researching him, I discovered that one of his paintings, "A Lady in a Fur Wrap," is both a mystery and a controversy in the art world. Without further ado"¦ 1. "A Lady in a Fur Wrap" differs from El Greco's other paintings in two significant ways: the skin of the lady is pink, not blue-white, and the subject is, well, a woman. There is no other well-known El…
El Greco’s “Astigmatism”
There is a theory that the disproportionate length (and general warpedness) of the figures in El Greco’s paintings was occasioned by the physical dysfunction of his eyes. The goal of this kind of t…
St. John the Evangelist, 1579 - El Greco - WikiArt.org
‘St. John the Evangelist’ was created in 1579 by El Greco in Mannerism (Late Renaissance) style. Find more prominent pieces of religious painting at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.
El Greco: in Madrid a tribute to the European genius, 400 years after his death | Conceptual Fine Arts
Among the most original artists who worked in the second half of the sixteenth century is to be considered Domenico Theotokopoulos called El Greco (Candia 1541 – Toledo 1614). Conceptual fine arts wants to remember the artist at the beginning of this year that marks the 400th anniversary of his death. And speaking of […]
'Lord, to whom can we go? You have the words of eternal life.' Sunday Reflections, 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B
Saint Peter , El Greco, 1610-13 [ Web Gallery of Art ] Monasterio de San Lorenzo, El Escorial, Madrid John 6:60-69 ( NRV, ...
El Greco: The Holy Family with Saint Anna. Art Print, Canvas on Stretcher
El Greco: The Holy Family with Saint Anna. Fine Art Reproduction, Canvas on Stretcher, Framed Picture, Glass Print and Wall Paper. Order now at low prices!