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ClipsToGo | 3124 Oberwölbling | Kühstand Nord 41/E-1 | Austria

Bali / Arkadi / Fodele

Bali / Arkadi / Fodele

The  of  (aka El Greco Museum or Domenikos Theotokopoulos Museum) is located on the edge of the of Fodele in Crete, west of the city of Heraklion.

It celebrates the mannerist painter  (Domenikos Theotokopoulos, 1541–1614), who grew up in the village. The is located around 1km from the centre of Fodele opposite a chapel and contains copies of works by and documents associated with El Greco. The original building was in a ruinous state but was restored from 1982 onwards through a grant by the Greek Ministry of Culture. The museum opened to the public in 1998. The of Fodele is claimed as the birthplace of El Greco, but this is disputed. The claims to be where was born. The Historical Museum of Crete in not far away includes two original works by El Greco, the only original works by the artist in Crete.

source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Museum_of_El_Greco

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