ARTHIST - Exam 3 Notes - Third prompt of written response whole class thought it was the toughest will be taken into consideration when grading Baroque

ARTHIST - Exam 3 Notes - Third prompt of written response...

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Third prompt of written response: whole class thought it was the toughest, will be taken into consideration when grading Baroque France - French artists are first taken by the extreme light and dark, terrebroso Georges de la Tour, Mary Magdalene with the Smoking Flame , 1640 - Examples of a vanitas - She realises she is mortal - The time of life she has goes up in flames French Baroque Nicholas Poussin - Most important French painter of the 17th century - Spent most of his career in Rome - Revered art from antiquity and the Renaissance, especially Raphael - Believed art should educate, not entertain - Not give you joy, make you think Apollo and the Muses, 1631 Holy Family on the steps. Cleveland art museum - The family makes a perfect triangle Abduction of the Sabine Women , 1633 - Had run out of enough women to run the roman nation J udgement of Soloman , 1649 - Judges for the alive baby to be cut in half causing the real mother’s response to reveal the truth Landscape with the Burial of Phocion , 1648 - Repoussoir - Elements that keep your eyes inside the painting - Composed compositions such as arches, trees, to keep the viewing looking at the focus and not wandering Et in Arcadia Ego , 1655 - Reflects a more simpler time, a time of leisure - Arcadia is a land of bliss - Inscription on the stone: “you can never escape death, no matter if you never have any trouble in your life, you will always face the problem of your mortality”
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Louis XIV, King of France 1648-1715 - Le Roi Soleil (The Sun King) - The most powerful monarch in Europe - Oversaw every aspect of government - L’etat, c’est moi - France, I am France - Je Adore Poussin - I adore Poussin French Royal Academy Charles Le Brun, Director of the French Royal Academy - Illustrations of expressions, schooled and educated on expressions - Had to sketch them out - Charles Le Brun, Anger - Sadness - All rules are based out of CHarles textbook of drawings
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