Modern Greek Painters: Nikolaos Gyzis "The Orphans"
Improve your Greek by talking about some of the most important paintings in the Greek world. Discover new aspects of modern Greek art and culture while learning about the painters and other visual artists.
"The Orphans", 1871
Nikolaos Gyzis (1842-1901) was considered one of Greece's most important 19th-century painters and the major representative of the so-called "Munich School", the major 19th-century Greek art movement of academic realism.