''El Greco; Asunción de la Virgen''. The overscale folds of El Greco's draperies suggest the use of a lay figure. The effect is to create a sense of unreality - like a mad dream where nothing is as it should be.
"El caballero con la mano en el pecho". Posible autorretrato de El Greco. 1583-85 Museo del Prado, Madrid
'View of Toledo', by El Greco c.1596-1600, Oil on Canvas. It's very rare to find an isolated landscape in the spanish paintings during the Renaissance and even during the Baroque. This makes El Greco the first landscaper in the history of Spanish art. Regarding its enigmatic symbolism, it is thought that it could be related to the mystic spirit that the city was involved during those times.
El Greco, La Adoración de los pastores 319 cm x 180 cm 1612 - 1614 on ArtStack #el-greco #art
El Greco -Portrait of a Cardinal (Probably Cardinal Don Fernando Niño de Guevara) -c.1598
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" Visión de San Juan o El Apocalipsis " by El Greco (1541-1614) Metropolitan Museum, New York.
el Greco's Christ carrying the cross, a must see if you get to The Metropolitan Museum of Art
El greco self potrait is just like people today making reflection of themselves of how they look, their emotions help paint a great portrait