View of Toledo by El Greco (1596 – 1600)

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View of Toledo by El Greco was painted between 1596 and 1600. It is one of two surviving landscape paintings done be El Greco and has the medium of oil on canvass. The painting has various points of perspective and features sharp contrast of the sky and that hills that are below. This painting made El Greco the first landscaper of Spanish art.

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