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Unformatted text preview: panel, England Robert Smythson, Hardwick Hall, 1591-1597, Shrewsbury, England Vocabulary Philip II : King of spain during their peak of power, had El Escorial built to house the Spanish kings and also to house the court (~1550-1600) Saint Teresa of Avila & Saint John of the Cross: both had intense religious experiences, wrote about them and El Greco painted them (1551-1600) Alchemy : scientists thought that any common metals could be turned into gold Mahlstick : padded stick that artists use to steady hands while painting details...
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- Spring '06
- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, El Greco, Philip II of Spain, El Escorial, wood panel