Visiting Prado Museum? Madrid Tourist Guides revives, on a private tour through Prado museum famous paintings, the fascinating history of Velazquez and Goya. Check Prado Museum Hours to join this fascinating tour by a licensed guide and art historian. Velazquez and Goya had a lot in common. For many, they reached the pinnacle of their art by portraying humble people. Their new techniques influenced, through time, a wide range of artists, both in painting and photography. They achieved fame in Spain and abroad. However, the turbulent times they lived through left a deep imprint on their art.
During this private tour we will discover the mysteries of Velázquez that even in our time, for many renowned experts remain unfathomable. In many of Goya’s works, our clients will appreciate Velázquez’s imprint, but they will also be fascinated by Goya’s courage and cunning ability to criticize his society and the kings.