The Collector
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The Collector

This 15th Century Artist Challenged Michelangelo & Inspired Picasso

Prophet of Modernism — El Greco

Can you imagine an artist who challenged Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel better than him?

Shockingly yes, there was one.

But when this artist died, he lost his artistic identity in the annals of time.

In the modern era, his compositions enamored painters like Picasso and Paul Cézanne. The more art historians and researchers delved into his eccentric and contemporary painting…

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