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Domenikos Theotokopoulos (El Greco)
(1541 - 1614)

1541 Born Domenikos Theotokopoulos in Crete
1566 Spends next four years in Venice in the workshop of Titian
1570 Spends next six years in Rome
1577 Settles in Toledo; commission for Santo Domingo el Antiguo
1578 Son born to El Greco and Jerónima de las Cuevas
1579 Commission for the Martyrdom of Saint Maurice and his Legions
1585 Commission for the Dean of Toledo Cathedral
1586 Commission for the Burial of the Count of Orgaz
1591 Commission for the high altar of the church of Talavera la Vieja, Toledo
1596 Commission for the Church of the Augustine College of Doña Maria de Aragón, Madrid
1597 Commission for the Chapel of San José, Toledo
1603 Contract for the Saint Bernardino
1607 Contract for the decoration of the Chapel of Isabel de Oballe in the Church of San Vicente, Toledo
1608 Commission for paintings for the church of the Hospital of San Juan Bautista
1614 Dies 7 April in Toledo

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