Greco, El
biographical name 1541-1614 Doménikos Theotokópoulos Spanish (Cretan-born) painter

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  • Greco, El — • Spanish artist. Born in Crete, between 1545 and 1550; died at Toledo, 7 April, 1614 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Greco, El — orig. Doménikos Theotokópoulos born 1541, Candia, Crete died April 7, 1614, Toledo, Spain Cretan born Spanish painter, the first great master of Spanish painting. Documentation on his early life is limited, but it is known that he was in Venice с …   Universalium

  • GRECO, El — (1541 1614) After his apprenticeship in Venice and Rome, El Greco moved to Toledo, Spain, where he lived most of his life. In Toledo he painted some of the most important Mannerist works produced in Europe. Born Domenico Theotocopuli in Crete,… …   Renaissance and Reformation 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

  • Greco, El — Grẹco, El,   eigentlich Dominikos Theotokọpulos, auch Theotokọpolis, Theotokọpoli, Theotoskọpoli, spanischer Maler griechischer Herkunft, * Fodele (bei Heraklion, Kreta) um 1541, ✝ Toledo 6. oder 7. 4. 1614; kam wohl 1566 nach Venedig, wo er …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Greco, El — ► Seudónimo de Domenikos Theotokópulos (1541 1614). Pintor griego. Allí desarrolló un período inicial de formación según los conceptos dominantes en la pintura bizantina. Estudió en Venecia, trabajó en Roma y, desde 1577, fijó su residencia en… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Greco, El — Grẹ|co, El vgl. El Greco …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Greco,El — Grec·o (grĕkʹō), El. Originally Doménikos Theotokópoulos. 1541 1614. Greek born Spanish painter of religious works, such as Christ Stripped of His Garments (1579) and Assumption (1577), characterized by elongated human figures, contrasting colors …   Universalium

  • Greco, El —  (1541–1614) Cretan born Spanish painter; real name Domenikos Theotokopoulos …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Greco, El — soprannome di Theotokópulos, Doménikos …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • El entierro del Conde de Orgaz — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El entierro del Señor de Orgaz El Greco, 1588 Óleo sobre lienzo  Manierismo …   Wikipedia Español

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