I was wondering if anyone had any favourite paintings by Spanish artists, I have to find a painting to write about for school, specifically by a Spanish artist, it is very interesting and I would love to find out more but I wouldn't know where to begin, any help would be greatly appreciated, muchas gracias
Famous Spanish Artists/Paintings
Don Quijote and his trusty side-kick Sancho Pazna by Picasso
For an interesting story, you might want to look at Goya's "The Third of May, 1808". It is in the Prado, in Madrid.
Niña en la Playa por Joaquín Sorolla 1863 1923, Valencia, España
The Second of May por Joaquín Sorolla
The Garden by Joan Miro
For really famous Spanish paintings, Picasso's Guernica is up near the top. Research the history yourself, though.
Velázquez´ Las meninas would offer you the possibility to write about family and family relationships in your paper for Spanish class.
Joaquin Sorolla Ninos A La Orilla Del Mar
Joaquin Sorolla Walk on the Beach
Pablo Picasso of Spain, is arguably the most famous hispanic artist in history. His painting, "Boy with a Pipe" is one of the most widely recognized from his rose period.
Frida Kahlo is talked about in our Spanish textbook. She devleoped polio at an early age and was in an accident in her teens. These illness's affected her into her adult life. She says, "I paint myself because I am so often alone and because I am the subject I know best." link text
Tuna Fishing by Salvidor Dali.
Have a look at Gris link text
La rendición de Breda.-
El Cristo de Dalí:
Goya's "The Third of May, 1808 great piece to look at great detail
Antonio López -Ciudad Real- ( 1936- )
Variación a la Gran Vía
Cuarto de Baño