"Coronación de la Virgen" fue pintada en el año 1591 en Espana. - Style of this painting is mannerism, and was popular in the late renaissance. - The picture shows Mary crowned as "Queen of Heaven". - He worked with his son, Jorge Manual Theotokopoulos. - El Greco made the painting effectively adapted to the oval field, which means that he aimed for the shapes within the painting as circular. - He made the viewpoint of the painting looking from downbelow to symbolize looking up at Heaven.
"El Milagro de Cristo Curando a los Ciegos" fue pintada en el año 1570 en Venecia, Italia. - The subject of this painting was popular during the time of the Counter-Reformation. The healing of blindness was symbolic of the revelation of the true faith. - Paintings, with people, usually resulted in unnaturally long figures - He used that lightness and brightness of the colors in the people's clothing to contrast with the shadows that he put in the background of the painting on the…
"Vista De Toledo" fue creado en el ano 1600. El Greco le encanto la ciudad de Toledo. - In this artwork, he showed vivid colors and dramatic light contrasts. - El Greco used the idea of good vs. evil when creating the lighting - This is the only independent landscape picture by El Greco that has survived - When painting this, El Greco imaginatively reorganized the city. Specifically, he shows the cathedral not in its actual position, but to the left of the Alcázar palace.
El Greco fue un artista, un escultor, y un arquitecto de la Renacimiento Español (Spanish Renaissance). - His full name is Domenikos Theotokopoulos - He was born in the year 1541 at the Kingdom of Candia -Died on April 7, 1614 in Toledo, Spain. - In 1577 El Greco visited Toledo and fell in love with it and decided to live there forever. - His nationalities are Spanish and Greek - His nickname, El Greco, means "The Greek" - Considered the first genius of the Spanish school of painting