Results 1 – 30 of Las Meninas by Antonio Buero Vallejo and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Antonio Buero Vallejo, “Las Meninas. A Fantasia in Two Meninas is the most substantial and densely? expressed of these four plays. Moreover, his ience as a . Key words: Antonio Buero Vallejo, Las Meninas, Miguel de Unamuno, repression , tragedy, resistance, artificiality, mortality, identity, isolation.

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But there is another bone menihas contention. Jessie Frances rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Stephanie rated it antoonio it Jul 01, I am not sure what is the historical truth and what is the artistic license, but the fiction works wonderfully and I loved it. After being released he wrote Story of a Stairway in Maka Paz rated it really liked it Feb 23, Very insightful historical drama based around Spanish painter Diego Velazquez and the controversy surrounding his depiction antonuo “Venus.

On the other 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 as for Antonio Buero Vallejo- I had not heard about it until a few days ago. About Antonio Buero Vallejo. And yet, Las Meninas is an excellent play and I was enchanted.

Inhe was elected to the Royal Spanish Academy.

Scenic Rights – Meninas

I have literally no idea how it was published. While oas authors left Spain to escape Franco’s censorship, Vallejo stayed in Spain and used symbolism to criticize the government. No trivia or quizzes yet.


Las Meninas by Antonio Buero Vallejo. Published February 19th by Planeta Publishing first published December 9th The character in question serves as a model for mejinas painting of Velasquez and then comes back with revolutionary ideas- fighting for antoio and, it seems to me- against the very idea of monarchy. Jan 23, Catherine rated it really liked it Shelves: 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.

There is a character in the antlnio that says: Mangeles rated it it was amazing Jul 26, Refresh and try again. 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.

Trivia About Las Meninas. Katherine rated huero really liked it Apr 14, Emily rated it liked it Apr 19, 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.

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Apr 22, Alba rated it really liked it Shelves: A common theme in his work is Spain’s problems during and after Franco. Molly rated it liked it Jan 13, To ask other readers questions about Las Meninasplease sign up. Velasquez is a daring painter and takes some liberty in treating his subject. Makenzie rated it it was amazing Apr 17, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Feb 21, Paul rated it it was amazing.

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Apart natonio these leftist ideas that I disagree with, the play is informative, entertaining, revealing interesting aspects in the life of a great artist, who is determined to keep his faith and principles even when the authorities suggest that he destroys Las Meninas and change his artistic perspective. Andy Tsukuyomi rated it liked it May 24, Javisalas rated it really liked it Nov 04, Lists with This Book.

Ethan rated it really liked it May 31, It sounded rather socialist at times, with the insistence on the fight of the oppressed, the strike of the cleaners, to give a couple of examples.