GOLDEN 17th. CENTURY
MASTERS AND GOYA
Among the Museo del Prado famous paintings are the great masters of the Spanish Golden 17th century and Goya.
Prado Museum private tour Spanish golden 17th. Century Masters and Goya by Madrid Museum Tours official guides . It reveals all you want to know about the best works of Ribera, Velázquez, Murillo and Goya. They are the greatest Spanish painters displayed at Prado Museum.
Madrid Museum Tours official guides will share with you very little known facts. About Spain’s Golden Century. Have an unforgettable artistic immersion in the richest period of Spanish painting art.
Ribera was a Spanish painter who spent most of his life in Naples, Parma, Genoa, Palermo and Rome. His work impelled the development of seventeenth-century Spanish art. Today it helps to understand the Spanish Baroque School.
Murillo, like his contemporaries Vermeer or Rembrandt was not fond of travels. He neither visited Netherland nor Italy. Yet, thanks to his countryman Velázquez, Murillo had access to the Royal Collection at the Hapsburg Court. So he met the creations of the great masters, from whose techniques he took various items to build his own style.
Velazquez, in the words of experts, represents the absolute perfection in painting art. As much as Beethoven represents total perfection in music.
Goya applied on his paintings many inventions of Velazquez, who he admired. His portraits combine psychological mastery and technical virtuosity. In his late life he propelled the art of paintings and engravings to an unattainable height.
Said in few words, this Madrid Museum Tours private tour of Ribera, Velázquez, Murillo and Goya, can’t be missed. It was designed for all travelers who love to learn. We are referring to the secrets that hide Prado masterpieces of geniuses of painting art..