''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 1608 13 - El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)

El Greco sahrana grofa Orgaza 1586.

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.

Refusing to say we “know” the time is central to Christianity.

Against Apocalypse

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

iew of Toledo  El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)  (Greek, Candia [Iráklion] 1540/41–1614 Toledo)    Medium:      Oil on canvas  Dimensions:      47 3/4 x 42 3/4 in. (121.3 x 108.6 cm)  Classification:      Paintings

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, 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.

St. John the Evangelist - El Greco

El Greco St John the Evangelist Oil on canvas, 212 x 78 cm Santo Domingo el Antiguo, Toledo

El Greco, St James ( San Santiago el Mayor ) El Apóstol que, según la tradición hispana fue enterrado en Santiago de Compostela, suele representarse con conchas, cayado y sombrero. Sin embargo en la pieza del museo porta un pequeño bastón, un símbolo no demasiado evidente del peregrino.

El Greco, St James ( San Santiago el Mayor ) El Apóstol que, según la tradición…

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) - El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)

Christ Carrying the Cross  El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos)  (Greek, Candia [Iráklion] 1540/41–1614 Toledo)

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,

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.

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