Lecture 18 - Lecture 18 1. Lorado Taft, Washington 2....

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Lecture 18 1. Lorado Taft, Washington 2. Sitting Washington, by Horatio Greenogh a. Commemoration of Washington's birth b. Shirtless  1. Napoleon as Mars the Peacemaker,  a. Sculpted to form partly like Doryphorus, completely naked, again. b. Spear one hand, reaching out  wit hright c. Canova, City museum of London 1. George Washington a. Houdon b. Bronze 1. GW, State house of Virginia a. 1791, Marble statue b. Over life sized c. Wearing soldier's uniform,  d. Comparison to apollo belladeri, and ceasar. e. Neoclassical f. Houdon g. Style of the American and French revoltion h. Leaning on a  fasces  roman bundle of twig, stood for civil authority, 13 twigs i. Washington in his soldier's uniform leaning against  j. Gentleman's walking stick, civilian k. Cape draped over the fasces, sword hung up l. Plow by his side. m.
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2008 for the course ARTHIST V55.0720 taught by Professor Silver during the Spring '08 term at NYU.

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Lecture 18 - Lecture 18 1. Lorado Taft, Washington 2....

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