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  1. Baroque Architecture
  2. Vierzehnheiligen
  3. Las Meninas
  4. Jacques-Louis David
  5. Watteau
  1. a
    Spanish for "The Maids of Honor," this Diego Velazquez masterpiece (1656) depicts Velazquez himself painting the king and queen of Spain as their daughter, Margarita, bursts in with her attendents. All the figures interact with one another and with the viewer in such interesting ways that this piece is still discussed and debated today.
  2. b
    Rococo artist. Aristocratic artist, figures in stately poses, gently engaged in unimportant activities. Pastel colors.
  3. c relationship between spaces more important. Space became an experience.
    attention to scale, masculine strong contrasts. Expansive views
  4. d 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).
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions


  1. 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.
  2. Spanish painter who created masterpieces that portray people of all social classes with great dignity; had the privilege of being the court painter

  3. In drawing or painting, the treatment and use of light and dark, especially the gradations of light that produce the effect of modeling
  4. a great French rococo painter who painted middleclass people at home during their daily activities
  5. fanciful but graceful asymmetric ornamentation in art and architecture that originated in France in the 18th century

5 True/False questions

  1. Greek Revival
    Spanish for "The Maids of Honor," this Diego Velazquez masterpiece (1656) depicts Velazquez himself painting the king and queen of Spain as their daughter, Margarita, bursts in with her attendents. All the figures interact with one another and with the viewer in such interesting ways that this piece is still discussed and debated today.

          

  2. Charles Wilson Peale
    FRAGONARD Rococo
    1765 oil on canvas

          

  3. Federal Style
    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.

          

  4. The Oath of the Horatii

          

  5. Jean-Auguste-Dominique IngresBorn Flanders, mostly lived in France
    Nothern Boroqu period, Ruebn and Vermeer
    Realism, contemporary, thick brush strokes
    merchant class