VELAZQUEZ AND GOYA
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Prado Museum private tour Velazquez and Goya by an official guide of Madrid Museum Tours provides a meticulous and thrilling insight in the main works of these two extraordinary painters who broke the rules of style and paved the way to modern art expression.
Velazquez and Goya private Prado Museum Tour focuses on the artistic and political prominence with which they endowed their masterpieces.
Learn why Velazquez was the most important Spanish painter of the XVII century. The sublime style of his later period will inspire powerful emotions and a deep appreciation for his marvellous pencil stroke.
Learn and understand the work of a genius: Goya. He was an outstanding artist, also concerned with social circumstances of his time. Goya did not have only a fascinating personality; he was the most talented painter of his time, criticizing many injustices, including abuse of women.
Velazquez and Goya had much in common, specially, a rebellious spirit against the institutions of their époques, and innovative techniques which were later applied by numerous great painters.
This private Tour is based on documentations collected along 25 years and we intend to publicize the less known facets of the life and work of these prodigious and universal painters.
They are solid proof that powerful images are worth a thousand words and this private Prado museum tour will confirm it.