El Greco at the Metropolitan Museum of Art #ArtTuesday
Today is January 20, which means the Metropolitan Museum of Art will only have the commemorative El Greco exhibition open for another 12 days! This might just call for a change in weekend plans…
To commemorate the four-hundredth anniversary of the death of El Greco, the Metropolitan Museum and the Hispanic Society of America are pooling their collections of the work of this great painter to provide a panorama of his art unrivaled outside the Museo del Prado in Madrid. The Frick Collection is displaying its paintings contemporaneously.
This is a unique opportunity to see this artist’s work, which exerted such a strong impact on modern painting and especially appealed to New York collectors.
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