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List of famous El Greco History paintings, listed alphabetically with pictures of the art when available. El Greco is revered by art enthusiasts everywhere, having created some of the most historic History paintings of all time. These popular El Greco History paintings have sold for up to a few hundred thousand dollars, so if you want an original in your home then you better start saving. Going to museums can be expensive and time consuming, so scroll through this list to see History paintings that El Greco created from the comfort of your own home. You can find additional information for these renowned El Greco History paintings by clicking the names of the pieces. This list features items like The Burial of the Count of Orgaz The Adoration of the Shepherds, and many more. This list answers the questions, "What are the most famous El Greco History paintings?" and "What are examples of El Greco History paintings?"
Christ Driving the Money Chang... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous History Paintings by El Greco
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Christ Driving the Money Changers from the Temple is a 1568 Christian art painting by El Greco, now in the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., in the United States. It depicts the Cleansing of the Temple, an event in the Life of Christ. There exist three other copies of the painting and also a faithful reproduction in the National Gallery in London, which has recently been considered as authentic by scholars in the field of visual arts. Two versions and that other on loan from Madrid are titled Purification of the Temple. The one at the National Gallery in Washington is called Christ Cleansing the Temple. The painting which bears this actual title belongs to the Minneapolis ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: El Greco

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

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The Feast in the House of Simon (c. 1608-1614) is a painting by Spanish artist El Greco. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: El Greco

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Mannerism

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Holy Trinity is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous History Paintings by El Greco
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Holy Trinity (1577-1579) is a painting by Spanish artist El Greco. Originally painted as an altarpiece for Santo Domingo el Antiguo in Toledo, Spain, it is now in the collection of the Prado Museum. Its companion piece, The Assumption (1577-1579), is in the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: El Greco

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Mannerism

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Laocoön is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous History Paintings by El Greco
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"Laocon" (c. 1610-1614) is a painting by El Greco. ...more on Wikipedia

Artist: El Greco

Subject: Laocoön

Genres (Art): History painting

Art Form: Painting

Period / Movement: Spanish Renaissance

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