El Greco

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Dom�nikos Theotok�poulos, widely known as El Greco (The Greek), was a leading painter, sculptor and architect of the Spanish Renaissance. El Greco’s style was enriched with elements of Mannerism and the Venetian Renaissance, adopting a dramatic and expressionistic style that was met with puzzlement by his contemporaries, but gained widespread appreciation in the twentieth century. Delphi’s Masters of Art Series presents the world’s first digital e-Art books, allowing readers to explore the works of great artists in comprehensive detail. This volume presents El Greco’s complete works in beautiful detail, with concise introductions, hundreds of high quality images and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)


* The complete paintings of El Greco � over 250 paintings, fully indexed and arranged in chronological and alphabetical order
* Includes reproductions of rare works
* Features a special ‘Highlights’ section, with concise introductions to the masterpieces, giving valuable contextual information
* Enlarged ‘Detail’ images, allowing you to explore El Greco’s celebrated works in detail, as featured in traditional art books
* Hundreds of images in colour – highly recommended for viewing on tablets and smart phones or as a valuable reference tool on more conventional eReaders
* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the paintings
* Easily locate the paintings you wish to view
* Includes El Greco’s drawings and sculptures – explore the artist’s varied works


The Highlights
Dormition of the Virgin
Modena Triptych
Purification of the Temple (Washington)
The Entombment of Christ
Purification of the Temple (Minneapolis)
The Disrobing of Christ (El Espolio)
Lady in a Fur Wrap
The Adoration of the Name of Jesus
The Burial of the Count of Orgaz
Saint Peter and Saint Paul
View of Toledo
Saint Martin and the Beggar
Christ on the Cross Adored by Donors
Opening of the Fifth Seal
The Adoration of the Shepherds

The Paintings
The Complete Paintings
Alphabetical List of Paintings

Other Works
List of Drawings and Sculptures