Art Quiz #6
how can Rococo art be distinguished from Baroque art?
Prettiness & artificially
What superseded the worship of God in the Rococo?
worship of wealth, pleasure, power
what is the term "Rococo" derived from?
the delicate scroll of a seashell
what was Neoclassicism a revolt against?
what painting by David had the subject taken from Roman history?
Oath of the Horatti
what painter revolted against the superficiality of the Rococo and returned to Classic principles for his art?
whose court had little effect on the interior design in the Rococo?
T or F: the prefix neo became part of the term Neoclassicism because of artists' rebellion against the ideals of earlier Greek classicism.
whose paintings reveal a consuming interest in exotic subjects?
moral messages, vitality of line, clarity of overall form, design
architecture ideals rooted in traditions of ancient Greece and Rome
David, Ingres, Canova
Architecture primarily interior design, floral designs, and curved motifs
light and frivolous character, arts mirrored life of the upper class