Joaquin Sorolla: The Spanish “Master of Light”

Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida (1863 – 1923) was one of history’s most brilliant artists and yet despite his exhibitions attracting vast attendances his stunning oil paintings are still not widely known outside Spain.

The video below is a brief introduction to Sorolla from his 2019 exhibition at the National Gallery (to which we were delighted to be invited to the press preview)

If you would like to find out more about this fabulous painter you can visit the website that Iain set up in his honour at

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