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restrained colors

Whereas neoclassisicists emphasized symmetry, line, and sober colors, romantics sought all of the following EXCEPT


A flamboyant, rolling chord is a

Symphonie Fantistique

An idee fixe is included in


composed nine symphonies


composed primarily for the piano, composed etudes


wrote program music


composed lieds


leading composer of italian operas, Aida


composed ballets


composed der rings des nibelungen


Used an idee fixe in a symphony


gros glorified the accomplishments of

Houses of parliment

which of the following buildings is an example of neomedievalism?


A scherzo is an Italian word which means


goya depicted the horrors of war in

art song

a lied is a type of ___


beethoven initially dedicated his Third Symphony to


nash's Royal Pavilion is an example of nineteenth


Goya's Third of May, 1808, highlights the brutality of Napoleon's troops in___


An instrumental study degned to improve a player's technique is an


Gros was a pupil of


A scherzo is an Italian word that means __________


An arabesque is associated with


An arabesque is part of


Who is the sculptor who created ethnological busts?


The works of the Polish composer, Chopin, include compositions focusing on the technical ability of performers. These are called

the middle class, the working class and racial minorities

In his painting Liberty Leading the People, Delacroix showed by their clothing who he considered the heroes of the revolutionary action in France, namely,


Which of the following is a type of musical study designed to improve a player's technique?

interviewing survivors

In an effort to capture the experience as accurately as possible, Gericault prepared for his painting, The Raft of the Medusa, by


The Statue of Liberty is based on a painting of


a lied is a type of


This artist portrayed the Byronic hero in his paintings

program music

The Symphonie fantastique is an example of


What is a chord played in rapid succession?

creative individulism

What is a chord played in rapid succession?

a short, repeating musical theme

A leitmotif is a __________________________________________________

an actual event

The Raft of the Medusa is based on


Which artist frequently portrayed ballerinas, horse racing, and the theatre?

japnese art

Which type of art feature flat, unmodulated colors, undulating lines, asymmetrical compositions, and daring use of negative space?

paul gauguin

The French artist who became entranced with unspoiled nature, especially as it existed in Tahiti, was


Discoveries in the physics of _________ profoundly influenced the late nineteenth-century cultural community.

pure brush stroke of color

Impressionist painters believed that paint should be applied in

stephane mallarme

The Dutch postimpressionist who expressed his reaction to a subject rather than to its physical appearance was


Who is the German philosopher who rejected organized religion, attacked Christianity and other institutionalized religions that contributed to the formation of "slave morality"?


Who declared that God is dead?


Which artist chose lily ponds and his lavish gardens in Giverny as subjects of his paintings?

Stephane Mallarme

Debussy's Prelude to "The Afternoon of the Faun" is a musical interpretation of a poem written by


The "father of modern painting," who was more concerned with the composition and technique of a painting than its content, was __________.

Pleasure is more desirable than essence

What is the prevailing artistic theme that influenced French art in the last quarter of the nineteenth century?

Ferdinand Hodler

Which of the following poets was not a symbolist poet?


The impressionist composer who was inspired by the five tone scale of East Asian music was

Art Nouveau

Vincent van Gogh, Gauguin, Seurat and Cezanne were


Which artist preferred to portray indoor domestic scenes and interactions between mothers and children?


According to Nietzsche, what has led Europe to decadence and decline?


Paris boulevards at various times of the year and during different lighting is a favorite subject in the art by ___________________________

heroic subject matter

Late nineteenth-century painters looked to Japanese woodblock prints for all the following EXCEPT


According to Bergson, ________________ controls humans.


Rodin was primarily a(n)


This French philosopher of the late nineteenth century argued that all reality is constantly in the process of evolving and can only be understood intuitively.


To increase luminosity in his painting "Impression: Sunrise," Monet coated his canvas with egg yolk.

Le Moulin de la Galette

In which urban setting did Renoir depict the idle pleasures of dancers and diners?


The artist most closely associated with the colorist style known as pointillism is __________.

The afternoon of a faun

The following excerpt is from which of the following literary works?

I would immortalize these nymphs: so bright

Their sunlit coloring, so airy light,

It floats like drowing down. Love I a dream?

Art nouveau

Which artistic style originated in Belgium and is an ornamental style influenced by the English Arts and Crafts movement and by art of the Middle Ages?

Mary Cassatt

The American impressionist whose work did much to popularize that artistic style in North America was


The French artist whose painting gave a name to the impressionist school was

Vaslav Nijinsky

Who choreographed Debussy's "Prelude to Afternoon of the Faun"?


Constructivism originated in

Robert Frost

The American poet who exalted individualism in his lyric works by affirming that he took the road "less traveled" was

Georges Braque

Another cubist painter is

Frank Lloyd Wright

Which architect blended architecture with natural elements as well as low, cantilevered roofs, brick, rock and ?

quantum physics

Max Planck is a pioneer in the field of

Japanese poetry

Haiku is an example of

Panel for Edwin Campbell No. 1.

Which of the following paintings is an example of nonobjective art?


Picasso borrowed which tradition from Cezanne?



African art

Picasso's painting Les Demoiselles d'Avignon demonstrates the influence of

steel and glass

What are basic elements of twentieth century architecture?


Umberto Boccioni's Unique Forms of Continuity in Space illustrates

Traditonal tonality

In general, twentieth century music rejected all except which of the following elements?

sheet metal and wire

Alexander Archipenko's sculpture Woman Combing Her Hair includes

lyric poetry

Robert Frost preferred to write


Which of the following art movements demonstrated an intimate relationship between modern science and modern art?


Who is the artist who expressed his scorn of art, "Exactitude is not truth."

subject matter

Nonobjective art as practiced by Malevich, Kandinsky, and Mondrian eliminated __________ from art.

free verse rhythms

Which of the following is a characteristic of imagist poetry?


The serial technique is an atonal musical composition developed by

albert einstein

Who developed the theory of relativity?

robert Frost

Which of the following is not an imagist poet?

Still Life on a table

Which of the following paintings is an example of a collage?

in studying subatomic particles, time, and space were relative

Einstein's theory of relativity asserted that

rite of spring

Which musical composition caused a riot when it was performed?

wild beast

"Fauve" literally means

it depicted women with unpresedented brutality

The celebrated Les Demoiselles d'Avignon shocked observers because

Ezra pound

Which Imagist poet was influenced by the haiku style?


Fauve artists explored the expressions of


Brancusi is a


Which of the following forms of architecture originated in Germany?


Who was the artist who primarily used three colors in his art: yellow, red, and blue?

Kate choplin

"When the doctors came they said she had died of heart disease—of joy that kills." This is an excerpt from the author


The French painter who scandalized the public by presenting traditional themes in unconventional ways is

need for materials and markets

Colonialism had as its motivating force the

tries to inject romance into her everyday life

In Flaubert's novel, Emma Bovary meets with disaster as she


Which of the following paintings featured a short, stocky prostitute wearing only a black ribbon and satin slippers?

La Boheme

Which of the following operas is considered to be a verismo-style opera?


Who is the author of the Communist Manifesto?


Who is the author of the Communist Manifesto?


Who challenged the acute subjectivity, exoticism and escapism that typified romanticism?

Crime and Punishment

Dostoevsky is the author of

still Life

Harnett's The Artist's Letter Rack is an example of


Realists focused primarily on


Which nation established colonies throughout the world during the nineteenth century?

racial superioity

The poem "The White Man's Burden" highlighted which of the following?


What building material revolutionized architecture and led to the development of sky scrapers?


According to Marx, who is responsible for feudal and patriarchal form of social order?


Matthew Brady is primarily known for his


Who created lithographs that satirized technology, the pretentions of thenouveaux riches, politicians, and the French Salon.

Class Struggles

The author of the Communist Manifesto argued that the "history of all existing society is the history of

her freedom to choose

In "The Story of an Hour" by Kate Chopin, Mrs. Mallard discovers in her mourning what is "the strongest impulse of her being," namely,


John Staurt mill wrote that men do not simply want obedience from women (as men might demand for slaves) but a women's ____ as welll


Who is an African American painter who realistically portrayed simple, everyday events in genre paintings?


People who organize, manage, and assume risks of a business are

A doll's House

An example of a feminist drama is


According to the Communist Manifesto, which social group will rebel because they are deprived of money, land, and power?

The gulf stream

Which painting illustrated the artist's interest in African-Americans?


Which writer described women of all classes as the unwilling subjects of more powerful males?


Which invention altered the way that artists portrayed nature in their art during the realistic era?

under the authority of first of first her father, then her husband

The "doll" whom Ibsen described in his play was Nora, who had been

Charles Dickens

Who is the most popular British novelist during the nineteenth century who described the conditions of the working class?


Juxtaposed bits and pieces of photographic images is


What therapeutic method did Freud developed that revels emotional disturbances?


Freud argued that neuroses and psychoses were illnesses that required medical treatment.


The poet, Gillaume Apollinaire, coined the word


Gregor Samsa, in Kafka's "The Metamorphosis" awakens and discovers that he has been transformed into a


A la Recherche du temps perdu is written by


The theater of cruelty was influenced by the expressionist artists.


James Joyce's novel Ulysses is an allusion to Homer's Iliad.

concrete poem

A poem produced in the shape of external objects, such as watches, neckties, and pigeons is a form of


Surrealistic art relied on the liberating principles of automatism.


Edvard Munch was an admirer of ___________________________


Giorgio de Chirico pioneered a style he called "metaphysical."


Dali's painting "The Persistence of Memory" features


Expressionism started in


Miro and Georgia O'Keefe included biomorphic shapes in their art.


Whose philosophies influence theatrical performance with method acting?


Kirchner's art combined memories of his life in Russia and included folk motifs and superimposed images that float in space and defy the rules of gravity.

Stream of consciousness

The narrative style of A la Recherche du temps perdu, "The Metamorphosis,"


employs the literary device of


"Dada" literally means


Kafka's novel,A la rechrche du temps perdu is a novel that explores psychology in space and time.

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