El Greco: Ambition and Defiance
This major exhibition charts the career of the artist known simply as El Greco. Over 57 works from across the world trace not only the development of his distinctive style but also the astounding ambition that drove him to relentlessly pursue success. Image: El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos). A Boy Blowing on an Ember to Light a Candle (El Soplón), about 1570. Colomer Collection, Madrid.