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Lists with This Book. Ethan rated it really liked it May 31, Buerk rated it really liked it Nov 23, Emily rated it liked it Apr 19, Feb 21, Paul rated it it was amazing. I am not sure what is the historical truth and what is the artistic license, but the fiction works wonderfully and I loved it.

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Stephanie rated it liked it Jul 01, Jack rated it really liked it Nov 06, While other authors left Spain to escape Franco’s censorship, Vallejo stayed in Spain and used symbolism to criticize the government. No trivia or quizzes yet. However, the courtiers antonnio not impressed when they saw it. Malea rated it really liked it Mar 10, Ambientada para que siguiera el momento anterior a que Velazquez pintara su famoso cuadro. And yet, Las Meninas is an excellent play and I was enchanted.

After the war he was imprisoned for six years.

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Katherine rated it really liked it Apr 14, Very insightful historical drama based around Spanish valleno Diego Velazquez and the controversy surrounding his depiction of “Venus.

The evil character in the play is the marquis, who rules Spain in actual fact and has become extremely rich in the process. 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.


Las Meninas by Antonio Buero Vallejo. On the antoni 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 laa for Antonio Buero Vallejo- I had not heard about it until a few days ago.

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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It sounded rather socialist at times, with the insistence on the fight of the oppressed, the strike of the cleaners, to give a couple wntonio examples.

Books by Antonio Buero Vallejo. Apr 22, Alba rated it really liked it Shelves: Makenzie rated it it was amazing Apr 17, Open Preview See a Problem? To ask other readers questions about Las Meninasplease sign up.

The title of the play is given by a famous painting, which was both excellent and daring. Molly rated it liked it Jan 13, During the civil war, he served as a medical aid in the Republican army.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Inhe was elected to the Royal Spanish Academy. I have literally no idea how it was published. First of all, Velasquez paints a naked woman and that is considered so outrageous for the 17th century that he is brought in front of a tribunal lead by the king. Want to Read saving…. 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.


A common theme in his work is Spain’s problems during and after Franco. 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.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Anfonio rated it really liked it Nov 04, menibas The character in question serves as a model for a painting of Velasquez and then comes back with revolutionary ideas- fighting for justice and, it seems to me- against the very idea of monarchy.

Although the court anronio and a respected painter and man of knowledge, Velasquez has been under attack, at least in this play. There is a character in the play that says: Published February 19th by Planeta Publishing first published December 9th Mangeles rated it it was amazing Jul 26, Dec 18, Realini rated it really liked it. Libby rated it liked it Jan 07, Refresh and try again.