El Siglo de Oro – the golden age of Spanish art – remains one of the most important and popular chapters in European cultural history. This summer in Berlin, a major exhibition showcasing 17th-century Spanish painting and sculpture in all its fascinating variety will go on show outside of Spain for the first time. Read more.
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