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The Adoration of the Shepherds  1600

by El Greco

[i]The Adoration of the Shepherds[/i] was part of the high altar of the Dona María de Aragón colegiate church in Madrid on which El Greco had worked between 1596 and 1600. The artist had conceived a monumental structure consisting of 6 paintings and 6 sculptures which visually embodied the idea of the Incarnation of the Son of God, the subject of many theological debates i...
364 x 137 cm
Oil on Canvas
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