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Visit to the Exhibition EL GRECO_Benaki Museum - Pireos St. Annexe 27/02/2015
The Hellenic Spanish Chamber of Commerce has organized a guided private visit to the exhibition "Ο Δομήνικος Θεοτοκόπουλος μεταξύ Βενετίας και Ρώμης" (Domenikos Theotokopoulos between Venice and Rome), at the Benaki Museum (138 Pireos st) on shows for the first time in Athens the El Greco's painting "A Boy Blowing a candle" from the Museo Nazionale di Capodimonte (Naples).
This exhibition has been organized for the quatercentenary of Domenikos Theotokopoulos' death. Our guests will be able to enjoy two panels of the painter's Italian period which are kept in Heraklion. These are The Baptism of Christ and the View of Mt Sinai and the Monastery of St. Catherine.