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The Apparition of the Virgin to St. Hyacinth  1610

by El Greco

In this painting, El Greco expresses spiritual drama by his distinctive use of line, light and color. St. Hyacinth kneels in awed wonder before a mystical vision of the Virgin and Child. The scene takes place in a church interior with pillars and a patterned floor; a shadowy, monochrome figure or statue of a bishop, identifiable by his hooked staff, stands behind the enrap...
39 3/8 in. x 24 3/8 in. (100.01 cm x 61.91 cm)
Oil on Canvas
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