HOME / Art : The big picture. Spain's Greatest Living Painter The haunting Realism of Antonio López García. By Christopher Benfey|Posted Wednesday, April 30, 2008, at 6:51 AM Tweet Click here to read a slide-show essay about Antonio López García. . Advertisement . . Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Art articles. Follow the Arts section. Follow stories by Christopher Benfey. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. SLATE'S MOST VIRAL Is Your State Bird a Stupid State Bird? What It Should Be Instead. Eleanor Roosevelt's License to Pack Heat Enterprise vs. Millennium Falcon: Which is the Fastest? Christopher Benfey is Mellon professor of English at Mount Holyoke. His latest book, A Summer of Hummingbirds, about writers and artists in Gilded Age America, has just been published by the Penguin Press. Click here to load comments.