'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 - View of Toledo (c. oil on canvas, × cm, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York) is one of the two surviving landscapes of Toledo painted by El Greco.

El Greco

El Greco’s “Astigmatism”

El entierro del conde de Orgaz Santo Tomé, Toledo),the most famous picture of "El Greco". If you have the opportunity I recommend you to visit it.

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Feel Art Again: "A Lady in a Fur Wrap"

Infanta Catalina Micaela, the "Lady with the Ermine" La dama del armiño, by Sofonisba Anguissola female Renaissance painter, Glasgow, Pollock House

El Greco Domenikos Theotokopoulos . Δομήνικος Θεοτοκόπουλος.1597

Pinturas de El Greco!

The Baptism of Christ / Bautismo de Cristo // 1597 - 1600 // El Greco //

El greco self potrait is just like people today making reflection of themselves of how they look, their emotions help paint a great portrait

The Burial of Count Orgaz (detail) by El Greco. Painting analysis, large resolution images, user comments, slideshow and much more.

Opening of the fifth seal (The vision of Saint John the Divine), 1610, El Greco

Against Apocalypse

The opening of the Fifth Seal of the Apocalypse El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)

el Greco's Christ carrying the cross, a must see if you get to The Metropolitan Museum of Art

El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos) (Greek, Candia [Iráklion] Toledo) Christ Carrying the Cross Ca. Spanish Oil on canvas 41 x 31 in. x 79 cm) The Metropolitan Museum of Art,

likeafieldmouse:  El Greco - Christ Embraced the Cross (detail) (1587-96)

likeafieldmouse: El Greco - Christ Embraced the Cross (detail)

Annunciation by  El Greco ~ 1595  AMAZING, AMAZING!

El Greco Annunciation , Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Annunciation 1 by El Greco.

Resurrection, 1584-94 by El Greco by El Greco El greco likes to use darker colors in his paintings this shows thes use of darker color tones

The Resurrection - El Greco Place of Creation: Spain Style: Mannerism (Late Renaissance) Period: Spanish period

El Greco - La Anunciacion, 1600 at Museo Nacional del Prado Madrid Spain

El Greco - La Anunciacion, 1600 at Museo Nacional del Prado Madrid Spain Période manièriste (fin de la renaissance italienne)