5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- St. Peter's Square
- Joshua Reynolds
- Diego Valazquez
- Greek Revival
- Ecstasy of St. Theresa
- a Spanish painter who created masterpieces that portray people of all social classes with great dignity; had the privilege of being the court painter
a style of architecture characterized by a two story portico; the portico is supported by columns and has a large triangular pediment
Style: Italian Baroque
life-size sculpture depicting an angel piercing nun/saint, combines Baroque inner emotion with Counter-Reformation mysticism, made for funerary chapel of cardinal
- d He pioneered the so-called `Grand Style,' and for his work was appointed the first President of the Royal Academy.
1656-57. Bernini, Vatican, Rome, Baroque in Italy. curved walkways using doric columns.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
use of color primarily to create a gloomy, stormy mood. El Greco
- A: Nuemann
D: Built around 1800 in Belvaria. Originally designed by a local architect. There is a lot of light and decor. Oval vaulting.
Inside made up of several oval-shaped areas connecting to one another. Has a lot of windows, esp. clerestory, and the inside is heavily decorated w/ a lot of movement and emotion
a palace built in the 17th century for Louis XIV southwest of Paris near the city of Versailles
This movement within city planning and urban design that stressed the marriage of older, classical forms with newer, industrial ones. Common characteristics of this period include wide thoroughfares, spacious parks, and civic monuments that stressed progress, freedom, and national unity.
5 True/False Questions
Jean Honore Fragonard →
1599-1641 was a Flemish Baroque artist who became the leading court painter in England. He is most famous for his portraits of King Charles I of England and Scotland and his family and court, painted with a relaxed elegance that was to be the dominant influence on English portrait-painting for the next 150 years.
the Swing →
1765 oil on canvas
Jean-Baptiste Greuze →
the moralizing painter, painter popular in 1760's and '70s, depicts the virtuous working class, specialty in bourgeois family dramas
Rococo artist. Aristocratic artist, figures in stately poses, gently engaged in unimportant activities. Pastel colors.
Charles Wilson Peale →
In drawing or painting, the treatment and use of light and dark, especially the gradations of light that produce the effect of modeling