5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- he artist ________________________ is known for his oratorios.
- a) Who was Antonio Vivaldi? (b) What great work is he most famous for?
- How did the Rococo effect sculpture
- (a) Who was responsible for creating the ancestor of countless monuments to cultural heros everywhere? (b) Who was this sculpture of? (c) What was its purpose?
- What happened to costuming during this period?
- a Roubiliac
the sculpture was of Handel (composer)
he made it for the Garden where Handel often played
- b small groups of miniature Baroque forms, designed to be viewed at close range
- c originally trained as a priest, father was a violinist
- d Pepusch
- e authentic costumes as part of the trend toward greater realism in theater
5 Multiple choice questions
- decorative arts
luxurious furnishings, tapestries
- vandalism during the Reformation, too little demand afterwards
sculptural patronage grew- they liked sculptures in public places of the culture heros (Shakespeare)
- Painted by many artists, theater reform
5 True/False questions
Describe Thomas Gainsborough's contribution to English painting. → helped bring about 1st school of English painting since the Middle Ages that had more than local importance
Name as many characteristics of the Rococo as you can. → Poussin and Rubens
The work of Jean-Baptiste Chardin can be compared to the Dutch artist ____________ → Vermeer
_______________ wrote The Beggar's Opera → the favorite portrait artist of British high society
What is striking about Gilles and Four Other Characters (Pierrot)? → Poussin and Rubens