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- View of Toledo
- Robert Adam
- Anthony van Dyke
- William Hogarth
- the Swing
use of color primarily to create a gloomy, stormy mood. El Greco
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.
1765 oil on canvas
- Scottish Architect who created the Adamesque style
-Style was a comination of Roman and Greek classical architecture and the Rococo style
-Helped to discover and show that Roman architecture was more varied than previously thought
-His interior decorations were similar to Roman painting styles
- e English artist noted for a series of engravings that satirized the affectations of his time (1697-1764)
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- French painter known for his classicism and his commitment to the ideals of the French Revolution. His works include The Oath of the Horatii (17850 and The Death of Marat (1793).
French artist whose rococo paintings typified the frivolity of life in the royal court of France in the 18th century (1732-1806)
one of the most famous portrait & landscape painters of 18th cent. Britain, painted nature, what he saw, selected portraits of well-known clients in order to attract attention, helped found The Royal Academy, "Mr and Mrs William Hallett", "Cottage Girl with Dog and Pitcher", "The Harvest Wagon", "The Blue Boy"
5 True/False questions
Dutch painter, who painted portraits of wealthy middle-class merchants and used sharp contrasts of light and shadow to draw attention to his focus
Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)
The Death of Marat →
Italian painter noted for his realistic depiction of religious subjects and his novel use of light (1573-1610)
Rococo → fanciful but graceful asymmetric ornamentation in art and architecture that originated in France in the 18th century