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  1. caravaggio
  2. View of Toledo
  3. Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
  4. Thomas Gainsborough
  5. Versailles
  1. a
    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"
  2. b a palace built in the 17th century for Louis XIV southwest of Paris near the city of Versailles
  3. c
    use of color primarily to create a gloomy, stormy mood. El Greco
  4. d
    Italian painter noted for his realistic depiction of religious subjects and his novel use of light (1573-1610)
  5. e
    He was a neoclassical painter who was known for his historical work, but latter became famous for his portraits. He was an important precursor to modern art. He was against romanticism.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Changes in architecture style - four phases - marked by the Federalists and Jefferson's Idealistic styles of architecture
    includes some of the following symmetrical shape, tall columns, triangular pediment domed roof

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

  3. the moralizing painter, painter popular in 1760's and '70s, depicts the virtuous working class, specialty in bourgeois family dramas
  4. English artist noted for a series of engravings that satirized the affectations of his time (1697-1764)

5 True/False questions

  1. Peter Paul Reubens
    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.


  2. Joshua ReynoldsHe pioneered the so-called `Grand Style,' and for his work was appointed the first President of the Royal Academy.


  3. the Swing
    a baroque architect and sculptor. Made the Colonnade for piazza in from of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome and was his greatest architectural work, and the Canopy over the high altar of St. Peter's Cathedral, and the altarpiece The Ecstasy of St. Teresa, that shows a lot of emotion


  4. Neoclassicalfanciful but graceful asymmetric ornamentation in art and architecture that originated in France in the 18th century


  5. Jean Honore Fragonard
    French artist whose rococo paintings typified the frivolity of life in the royal court of France in the 18th century (1732-1806)