'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, circa oil on canvas, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. One of two surviving landscapes of Toledo painted by El Greco.

El Greco, The Disrobing of Christ, 1577-79, Sacristy of the Cathedral, Toledo, Spain

El Greco ~ El Espolio (The spoliation, Christ Stripped of His Garments) Oil on canvas, 285 x 173 cm; Sacristy of the Cathedral of Toledo.

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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, Infanta Catalina Micaela paintress: Sofonisba Anguissola Location: Glasgow, Pollock House (El Greco?

''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.

The Virgin of the Immaculate Conception, Oil on canvas, 348 x cm Museo de Santa Cruz, Toledo

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. Oil on canvas. 108 x Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain.

The Disrobing of Christ or El Expolio is a painting begun in the summer of 1577 and completed in the spring of 1579 for the High Altar of the sacristy of the Cathedral of Toledo, where it still normally hangs. Wikipedia Artist: El Greco Location: Poti Created: 1577–1579 Period: Mannerism

The disrobing of Christ(El Expolio) El Greco -Sacristy ot the Cathedral ofToledo,Spain

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 was an inspiring artist that studied Italian Renaissance. As an artist he drew haunting religious paintings. He drew in dramatically elongated style. This a portrait of El Greco's son Jorge Manuel Theotokopoulos.

El Greco Portrait of the Artists Son Jorge Manuel Theotokopoulos, , Museo de Bellas Artes, Seville. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Portrait of the Artists Son Jorge Manuel Theotokopoulos by El Greco.

Baptism of Christ - El Greco. El Greco uses his customary language, with stylized forms and loose brushstrokes, obtaining an intensely spiritual expression. The work was painted for the main altarpiece of the church of the Augustine College of María de Aragón in Madrid

Pinturas de El Greco!

An altered version of "Christus wird vom satan versucht (Christ Tempted by Satan)" by Georg Cornicelius, (1888) 18" x 31"

Image of Christ identified as "by El Greco" on this site. It doesn't look like El Greco to me. It's a powerful image, regardless of who painted it.

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