El Greco of Toledo and Spanish Culture in the Golden Age

This Humanities Texas traveling exhibition highlights both the grandeur and intensity of Spain in the Golden Age and the unique vision of El Greco, who became the greatest Spanish painter of his day, and one of the greatest artists of Western civilization. This exhibition explores the art, influence, intellectual life, and religious fervor in Spain, as reflected in the paintings and life of El Greco. For more information, please contact the Park Forest Public Library

May 1—31, 2019
Park Forest Public Library
400 Lakewood Blvd
Park Forest, IL 60466


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St. Martin and the Beggar, by El Greco, ca. 1597-1599. National Gallery of Art, Widener Collection.