The standard was deposited in the Escorial, where it was destroyed by fire in the year 1671.
I must record the tremendous impression made on me by Toledo and the Escorial.
A “Descent from the Cross” now at the Escorial is his most famous picture.
According to the catalogue of 1892, this picture was formerly in the sacristy of the Escorial in Spain.
Having spent the day at the Escorial, at ten in the evening we took the express to Avila.
Indeed, Pealara, looking down on the Escorial, keeps his snow-cap all the year.
Worn out with his disquietudes, he died in the Escorial in the second year of his sojourn.
The only touch of manhood was a taste for shooting which he occasionally indulged in the preserves of the Escorial.
The Escorial; a historical and descriptive account of the Spanish royal palace, monastery and mausoleum.
Very near his end he had the lugubrious curiosity to cause the coffins of his embalmed ancestors to be opened at the Escorial.