Diego VelazquezStreaming Video - 2005 | Spanish
The leading painter of the Spanish Baroque period, Diego Velazquez covered a wide range of subjects, from royal portraits of King Philip IV and his family to perhaps the most celebrated of all self-portraits, Las Meninas. Filmed on location at The Escorial, The Prado, and in Velazquez's native Seville, this program chronicles the life of the artist through his work, examining his Classical education and apprenticeship under Francisco Pacheco as well as numerous canvases from his long career as court painter.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2000
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (48 min.) :,sd., col., digital