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THE “GREEK OF TOLEDO”

El griego de Toledo

As strange as it may sound, there has never been an El Greco exhibition in Toledo.  Ever since a major showing of his work was organized in the Prado Museum in 1902, the figure of the painter has gained international recognition through exhibitions organized all over the world, but never in Toledo.

However, the time has come.  The so-called “Espacios Greco” and the Museo de Santa Cruz will be the headquarters for the largest exhibition ever on the Greek painter.  In addition, many of his works will be on display in their original locations, which constitutes a unique privilege:  The Cathedral Sacristy, the San José Chapel, the Santo Tomé Church, the Old Santo Domingo Convent and the Tavera Hospital.

The exhibition will include works by El Greco dating back prior to his arrival ...

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