73 years of age
El Greco trained and became a master in Candia which was the center of post-Byzantine art at the time. He moved to Rome and opened an art workshop . He stayed in Italy and continued to enrich his style. He moved to Spain and later died in Toledo in 1614.
Doménikos was born of a prosperous Greek family. His father was a tax collector and a merchant. His brother took after his father and became a wealthy merchant. Not that much information is known about his mother.