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- William Hogarth
- Charles Wilson Peale
- Jean-Baptiste Greuze
- View of Toledo
- Giovanni Battista Piranesi
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.
- b Italian artist famous for his etchings of Rome.
the moralizing painter, painter popular in 1760's and '70s, depicts the virtuous working class, specialty in bourgeois family dramas
use of color primarily to create a gloomy, stormy mood. El Greco
- e English artist noted for a series of engravings that satirized the affectations of his time (1697-1764)
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1765 oil on canvas
- He pioneered the so-called `Grand Style,' and for his work was appointed the first President of the Royal Academy.
Italian painter noted for his realistic depiction of religious subjects and his novel use of light (1573-1610)
Rococo artist. Aristocratic artist, figures in stately poses, gently engaged in unimportant activities. Pastel colors.
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Andrea Palladio →
A 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.
Baroque Architecture → relationship between spaces more important. Space became an experience.
attention to scale, masculine strong contrasts. Expansive views
Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres →
He was a neoclassical painter who was known for his historical work, but latter became famous for his portraits. He was an important precursor to modern art. He was against romanticism.
Jacques-Louis David →
Spanish for "The Maids of Honor," this Diego Velazquez masterpiece (1656) depicts Velazquez himself painting the king and queen of Spain as their daughter, Margarita, bursts in with her attendents. All the figures interact with one another and with the viewer in such interesting ways that this piece is still discussed and debated today.