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5 Matching questions

  1. Napoleon Crossing the Alps
  2. Versailles
  3. Ecstasy of St. Theresa
  4. Federal Style
  5. Rembrandt
  1. a
    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. b
    Dutch painter, who painted portraits of wealthy middle-class merchants and used sharp contrasts of light and shadow to draw attention to his focus
  3. c a palace built in the 17th century for Louis XIV southwest of Paris near the city of Versailles
  4. d
    Artist: Bernini
    Date: 1640's
    Style: Italian Baroque

    life-size sculpture depicting an angel piercing nun/saint, combines Baroque inner emotion with Counter-Reformation mysticism, made for funerary chapel of cardinal
  5. e
    painted by Jacques-Louis David, shows nationalism and not historically accurate

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Italian artist famous for his etchings of Rome.

  2. 1656-57. Bernini, Vatican, Rome, Baroque in Italy. curved walkways using doric columns.

  3. Rembrandt Dutch
    Baroque 1642
  4. 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

5 True/False questions

  1. Francois Bouchera great French rococo painter who painted middleclass people at home during their daily activities


  2. the Swing
    FRAGONARD Rococo
    1765 oil on canvas


  3. El Greco
    Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)


  4. RococoStyle 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. Joshua Reynolds
    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.


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