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  1. Rembrandt
  2. Watteau
  3. Federal Style
  4. Vierzehnheiligen
  5. The Death of Marat
  1. a 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
  2. b
  3. c
    Dutch painter, who painted portraits of wealthy middle-class merchants and used sharp contrasts of light and shadow to draw attention to his focus
  4. d
    Rococo artist. Aristocratic artist, figures in stately poses, gently engaged in unimportant activities. Pastel colors.
  5. e
    Style of architecture popular in the United States around 1780 to 1820. It grew from the American colonies trying to emulate Neoclassical architecture that was epitomized in Britain by Thomas Adam.
    Homes typically were balanced, had columns or pilasters on the sides. Wood-paneled rooms typically had walls with textiles or wallpapers.

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  1. A prolific seventeenth-century Flemish Baroque painter, and a proponent of an extravagant Baroque style that emphasized movement, color, and sensuality. He is well-known for his Counter-Reformation altarpieces, portraits, landscapes, and history paintings of mythological and allegorical subjects.

  2. French artist whose rococo paintings typified the frivolity of life in the royal court of France in the 18th century (1732-1806)
  3. relationship between spaces more important. Space became an experience.
    attention to scale, masculine strong contrasts. Expansive views
  4. He pioneered the so-called `Grand Style,' and for his work was appointed the first President of the Royal Academy.
  5. Style in art and architecture developed in Europe from about 1550 to 1700, emphasizing dramatic, curving forms, elaborate ornamentation, and overall balance of disparate parts. Associated with Catholicism.

5 True/False questions

  1. Neoclassical
    a style of architecture characterized by a two story portico; the portico is supported by columns and has a large triangular pediment


  2. Neoclassical architecturerelationship between spaces more important. Space became an experience.
    attention to scale, masculine strong contrasts. Expansive views


  3. El Grecofanciful but graceful asymmetric ornamentation in art and architecture that originated in France in the 18th century


  4. Anthony van DykeA 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.


  5. Versaillesa palace built in the 17th century for Louis XIV southwest of Paris near the city of Versailles