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  1. Baroque
  2. Thomas Gainsborough
  3. Napoleon Crossing the Alps
  4. Jean Honore Fragonard
  5. St. Peter's Square
  1. a
    1656-57. Bernini, Vatican, Rome, Baroque in Italy. curved walkways using doric columns.
  2. b
    one of the most famous portrait & landscape painters of 18th cent. Britain, painted nature, what he saw, selected portraits of well-known clients in order to attract attention, helped found The Royal Academy, "Mr and Mrs William Hallett", "Cottage Girl with Dog and Pitcher", "The Harvest Wagon", "The Blue Boy"
  3. c Style in art and architecture developed in Europe from about 1550 to 1700, emphasizing dramatic, curving forms, elaborate ornamentation, and overall balance of disparate parts. Associated with Catholicism.
  4. d
    French artist whose rococo paintings typified the frivolity of life in the royal court of France in the 18th century (1732-1806)
  5. e
    painted by Jacques-Louis David, shows nationalism and not historically accurate

5 Multiple choice questions


  1. FRAGONARD Rococo
    1765 oil on canvas
  2. Changes in architecture style - four phases - marked by the Federalists and Jefferson's Idealistic styles of architecture
    includes some of the following symmetrical shape, tall columns, triangular pediment domed roof

  3. Style of architecture popular in the United States around 1780 to 1820. It grew from the American colonies trying to emulate Neoclassical architecture that was epitomized in Britain by Thomas Adam.
    Homes typically were balanced, had columns or pilasters on the sides. Wood-paneled rooms typically had walls with textiles or wallpapers.

  4. Rococo artist. Aristocratic artist, figures in stately poses, gently engaged in unimportant activities. Pastel colors.

  5. American painter, soldier, and naturalist who is best remembered for his portraits of famous American revolutionaries. He was the founder of America's first museum.

5 True/False questions

  1. Diego ValazquezStyle in art and architecture developed in Europe from about 1550 to 1700, emphasizing dramatic, curving forms, elaborate ornamentation, and overall balance of disparate parts. Associated with Catholicism.

          

  2. Giovanni Battista Piranesi
    the moralizing painter, painter popular in 1760's and '70s, depicts the virtuous working class, specialty in bourgeois family dramas

          

  3. Andrea PalladioA sixteenth-century Italian architect. In works such as San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice and the Villa Rotonda in Vicenza, he incorporated elements of classical Roman architecture and broke sharply with the ornate Renaissance style. His treatise Four Book of Architecture was especially influential to the designs of Christopher Wren in England.

          

  4. Baroque Architecturerelationship between spaces more important. Space became an experience.
    attention to scale, masculine strong contrasts. Expansive views

          

  5. View of Toledo
    Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)

          

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