National Geographic : 1956 Nov
© National Geographic Society 4TINTORETTO * Doge Alvise Mocenigo... . Madonna and Child In 1573 the Doge of Venice commissioned this 14-foot portrait of himself (kneeling), wife, brother, and nephews. Four heads, painted separately, are glued on. National Gallery ofArt (Kress Collection, loan) +EL GRECO (1541-1614), Spanish 'Christ Cleansing the Temple This panel, believed to be theartist's earliest signed work, was painted inItaly before he went to Spain. Semi-nude figures may besymbols ofpaganism.