Madrid Tourist Guides revives the fascinating history of Velazquez and Goya. They 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. Both 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.