- David Strictly archaeological means of rendering subject matter When doing contemporary history how does artist show skill in rendering male

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David Strictly archaeological means of rendering subject matter When doing contemporary history, how does artist show skill in rendering male body? King of France beheaded, napoleon comes to power o Kind of a boring painting o All figures detailed, but reduced in size, no real focus o People in “normal” clothes Costume dates these people because moral message is lost to future people New model of artist: can be somewhat of a “bad boy” Neoclassicism An international movement See it as pat of the lineage of Alberti Emphasis on male nude, Roman republican subject, models of masculine behavior/ the rule of leadership In architecture (the white house, D.C. itself) In sculpture o To recreate modern classics o Knowledge of the classical past that patrons have Synonymous with the enlightenment o Emphasis on secular o Eliminates religion as the way that people understand the world Enlightenment o A secular education o Legal social for all citizens o Penal reform for rehabilitation o
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This note was uploaded on 05/17/2008 for the course HISTORY 11 taught by Professor Muller during the Fall '07 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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