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El Greco and Modern Painting

Category: Art & Culture August 29, 2014

Laoconte (c. 1610 - 1614). El Greco.

The Prado Museum joins in to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of El Greco with a large exhibition that points to a connection between the artist’s work and the avant-garde.

“The Garden of Earthly Delights”. Hieronymus Bosch, c.1500. Category: Art & Culture
January 28, 2013

“The Garden of Earthly Delights”. Hieronymus Bosch, c.1500

A walk round the Prado Museum can unearth secrets only known by lovers of painting. If you look closely at these works you’ll get some “personal” knowledge about their authors, whose self-portraits are hidden away somewhere in the painting.…

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