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Mater dolorosa  1600

by El Greco

Although originally from Greece (hence his nickname), based in Toledo, El Greco was considered the most characteristic painter of the mysticism which tormented Spain. [br]This Virgin, one of his masterpieces, was given to the Museum of Fine Arts in Strasbourg in 1893 by an English collector, Sir Charles Robinson, to which other tables (for various schools) were also purch...
53 x 37 cm
Oil on Canvas
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