Art History BB: Las Meninas

Listen to the Story: 14 minutes

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(Story starts at 0:30 min)

“Las Meninas” by Diego Velázquez is one of the most enigmatic and intensely studied works in the Western canon.

In this Art History Babe Brief, the Babes provide an introduction to this painting and peel back a few of the infinite layers of analysis surrounding this work.