Domenikos Theotocopoulos. The artist also known as “El Greco”. El Greco . El Greco (The Greek ) was born in Crete in 1541. As a young man, like many Greek painters, he moved to Venice and then Rome, Italy, where he studied art. . Crete. This is probably a self- portait of El Greco .
also known as“El Greco”
This is probably a self-portait
of El Greco.
Soy guapo… soy muy, muyguapo….
Toledo is a beautiful city, a former capital of the Spanish empire, and a place where Christians, Muslims, and Jews coexist. El Greco completed most of his famous works there.
El Entierro del SeñorOrgaz-
The Burial of Count Orgaz
The upper portion represents heaven, or the celestial, and there we see Christ, the Virgin Mary, angels and saints.
2) The lowerpartrepresentsearth, ortheterrestrial. Here are representedmanyfamouspeople of the time, includingtheartisthimself.
I am consideredthe first Spanish
TAKE THAT, PICASSO!
Soy de Crete.
Me gusta Toledo.