This masterfully crafted narrative documentary video takes a magnified look at the periodic efforts of Diego Velazquez on VHS or DVD. As a leader of the Spanish Baroque period, he has expertly delivered in a variety of areas including:
- court painting
- self portraits
- royal portraits
The video displays a visionary look at his life through the major pieces he has created. The final showcase was filmed in multiple on-location areas, notably the Escorial and Velazquez's hometown of Seville. The film details a specific focus on his efforts as an early apprentice under the world-respected Francisco Pacheco. This essay dissection looks through the lens of his prominent work, and tries to uncover the sense of wonder Velazquez displayed with such skill.
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