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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 10 - Diego Velazquez

Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez (1599-1660) was a Spanish painter. He was patronised exclusively by King Philip IV, and his court paintings gave a unique insight into the Spanish monarchy of that period. This episode features some of his works: The Surrender of Breda, Juan De Pareja, and Las Meninas.


Related Links
Diego Velazquez - wikipedia
Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Velazquez (1599-1660) was a Spanish painter who was the leading artist in the court of King Philip IV and one of the most important painters of the Spanish Golden Age.
Diego Velazquez - WikiArt
Diego Velazquez (1599-1660). Field: Painting. Nationality: Spanish. Art Movement: Baroque. All Artworks Chronologically.
The Private Life of a Masterpiece - Diego Velazquez: The Rokeby Venus
Velazquez's portrait of a young woman lying naked on a couch gazing at her reflection in a mirror held by Cupid has an extraordinary story.

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