The artist Antonio Lopez Garcia
Born 1936, Tomelloso, Spain
Lives and works in Madrid.
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Madrid visto desde el Cerro del Tío Pío
Antonio López-García is given to extraordinary fluctuations in drawing style, ranging from a brittle delicacy that recalls Dürer to rough studies that evoke the Impressionists…
Encouraged by his uncle, also a painter, he began to paint at thirteen years of age, although at twelve he was already drawing the prints and copying the reproduction paintings he saw in magazines…
"He is a singular draftsman.
López’s pencil drawings…display a command
over the medium unique in 20th century realism…"