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But there is another bone of contention. His works make frequent use of the symbolism of the senses—for example, using the “fiery darkness,” in which the protagonist cannot see, as a symbol of Spain’s dark situation.

However, the courtiers were not impressed when they saw it. Jessie Frances rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Very insightful historical drama based around Spanish painter Diego Velazquez and the controversy surrounding his depiction of “Venus.

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Maka Paz rated it really liked it Feb 23, Open Preview See a Problem? Makenzie rated it it was amazing Apr 17, Javisalas rated it really liked it Nov 04, Jack rated it really liked it Nov 06, Stephanie rated it liked it Jul 01, Mangeles rated it it was amazing Jul 26, Return to Book Page. Emily rated it liked it Apr 19, During the civil war, he served as a medical aid in the Republican army.


vallejjo Velasquez was accused of giving more importance to himself and even a dog in the painting, than to their royal highnesses. This work presented a graphic picture of Spain after the Civil War and won the Lope de Vega Prize, establishing Vallejo as one of the foremost authors in Spain.

Apart from these leftist ideas that I disagree with, the play is informative, entertaining, revealing interesting aspects in the life of a great artist, who is determined to keep his faith and principles even when the authorities suggest that he destroys Las Meninas and change his artistic perspective.

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Las Meninas by Antonio Buero Vallejo

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Anntonio yet, Las Meninas is an excellent play and I was enchanted. Ambientada para que siguiera el momento anterior a que Velazquez pintara su famoso cuadro.

Las Meninas : A Fantasia in Two Parts

On the other hand, the cleaners had not been paid for three months and the Marqui Las Meninas by Antonio Buero Vallejo Velasquez is not one of my favorite painters…and as for Antonio Buero Vallejo- I had not heard about it until a few days ago. In the tragedies there is always a sense of hope for the future. I have literally no idea how it was published.


It makes you rethink conventional ideas regarding freedom of expression in visual arts, including what is considered “pornographic.

Andy Tsukuyomi rated it liked it May 24, Victor Vilchiz rated it really liked valleoj Oct 23, The fact that Velasquez has painted a beautiful woman causes hatred right next to him, in his circle of friends, one of whom betrays him, because he is jealous and enamored with the model, who seems to like the painter and ignores the man who becomes a sworn enemy of the artist. Apr 22, Alba rated it really liked it Shelves: Miguel rated it really liked it Nov 23, There is a character in the play that says: Jan 23, Catherine rated it really liked it Shelves: I am not sure what is the historical truth and what is the artistic license, but the fiction works wonderfully and I loved it.

Inhe was elected to the Royal Spanish Academy. Lists with This Book.