"Many of El Greco's painting are based on religious stories from the Bible, especially stories about eh life of Jesus Christ. People all over Europe wanted these types of painting for their churches and homes."
This biography introduces El Greco in a manner that is fun and interesting to young children. The author’s premise is that if children can think of artists as real people, then the world of art will open up to them.
Through his own illustrations and a clever story line, along with reproductions of the artists’ works, the author conveys a wealth of information about El Greco, his time, and his art. Great for reading aloud and discussion. Paperback, 32 pages each. Ages 4 and up.