Great Artists with Tim Marlow

Great Artists with Tim Marlow is an art documentary series presented by Tim Marlow, looking at the lives and works of some of the greatest artists in history. The series aired in 2001 consists of 14 episodes, each of which deals with a different artist and his works. The artists covered by the series include Giotto, Leonardo, Durer, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Bruegel, Rubens, Rembrandt, Vermeer, El Greco, Velazquez, Turner, and Van Gogh. Shot in over 50 museums, churches and palaces around the world, this series presents an introduction to the artists and their works.

Episode 08 - El Greco

El Greco (1541-1614) was a painter, sculptor, and architect of the Spanish Renaissance. Tim Marlow examines the life and works of El Greco, featuring his works such as The Disrobing of Christ and The Burial of Count Orgaz. His religious beliefs gradually began to dominate his work, giving it a spiritual intensity.

Related Links
El Greco - wikipedia
El Greco (1541-1614) was a painter, sculptor, and architect of the Spanish Renaissance. "El Greco" (The Greek) was a nickname, a reference to his national Greek origin.
El Greco - WikiArt
El Greco (1541-1614). Field: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture. Nationality: Spanish, Greek. Art Movement: Mannerism (Late Renaissance). All Artworks Chronologically.

Go to Great Artists Home or watch other episodes:

Episode 01 - Giotto
Episode 02 - Leonardo
Episode 03 - Durer
Episode 04 - Michelangelo
Episode 05 - Raphael
Episode 06 - Titian
Episode 07 - Bruegel
Episode 08 - El Greco
Episode 09 - Rubens
Episode 10 - Velazquez
Episode 11 - Rembrandt
Episode 12 - Vermeer
Episode 13 - Turner
Episode 14 - Van Gogh