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Saint Martin and the Beggar

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1597/1600

Artist:

El Greco (Doménikos Theotokópoulos)
Greek, active in Spain, 1541–1614

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Domenico Theotokópoulos, called El Greco

Title

Saint Martin and the Beggar

Origin

Spain

Date

1597–1600

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed, lower right: Domenikos Theotokopoulos Kres epoiei [transliterated]

Dimensions

110 × 63 cm (43 5/16 × 24 13/16 in. ); original painted surface: 107.5 × 58 cm (42 5/16 × 22 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Chauncey McCormick

Reference Number

1949.1093

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