Free (via Zoom)
Join us virtually and hear from Rebecca Long, Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture of Europe, as she discusses “El Greco: Ambition and Defiance.” Discover how El Greco developed his distinctive style and learn about his astounding ambition that drove him to relentlessly pursue success.
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Image: El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos). The Assumption of the Virgin, 1577–79. The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Nancy Atwood Sprague in memory of Albert Arnold Sprague.