Romanticism - arh329 Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778)...

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arh329 29/01/2008 11:27:00 Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) Philosopher Reacted to the rococo o Romanticism Past ages need to be brought back Going back to nature Blended all the styles together Horace Walpole (1717-1797) Strawberry Hill, England (1748-66) o His ideas of Romanesque, gothic, and medieval all combined o Inside: very heavily gothic Many gothic ribvaults o Library of Strawberry Hill Gothic pointed arches The Castle of Otranto (1764) o First gothic novel (gothic romance) o Found an old manuscript, put together, and edited it Lied, really was not a real manuscript. Admitted it in 2 nd  edition o Set the standard for the gothic romance/revival o Focused on the castle—essential place o Damsel in distress Bram Stoker Dracula (Bela Lugosi) Age of Romanticism (1750-1900) Revival of Earlier Styles
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Taste for the Exotic and Ancient
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2008 for the course ARH 329 taught by Professor Soren during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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