Category Archives: El Greco

The Prado Museum, Madrid

A vitalist like Ernest Hemingway stayed away from museums. He liked to meet the living, not the dead; he avoided the catalogued and the stuffed. Bill Davis, Rupert Bellville, and Ernest Hemingway dining at La Consula, 1959 (Wikimedia public domain … Continue reading

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