Definition of El Greco in English:

El Greco

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Pronunciation: /ɛl ˈgrɛkəʊ
  • (1541–1614), Cretan-born Spanish painter; born Domenikos Theotokopoulos. El Greco’s portraits and religious works are characterized by distorted perspective, elongated figures, and strident use of colour.


Spanish, literally 'the Greek'.

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