1-28-11 - -was originally gilded Lorenzo Ghiberti,...

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Important Artisian Elements to Observe Test on CH 14-17 -attention to the human form including the return of classical nudity and contrapposto (influence of classical roman statues) -discovery and evolution of Linear perspective to create the illusion of three dimensional space, usage of aerial perspective -use of Chiaroscuro to model forms, use of single light source -paintings that have balanced, symmetrical compositions, often using pyramidal composition -classical forms are incorporated more into architecture (arches, domes, coffers, harmonious geometric relationships) Donatello, David, late 1440-60's -first free standing nude since antiquity -contrapposto -nudity used to portray a biblical hero rather than an allegory -helmet has classical engravings
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Unformatted text preview: -was originally gilded Lorenzo Ghiberti, Sacrifice of Isaac, competition panel for East doors of baptistery-classical nude-Isaac and his sons panel-several scenes in one panel Masaccio, Holy Trinity, Santa Maria Novella-textbook example of perspective-first to demonstrate true linear perspective Brancacci Chapel-panels depicting religious stories Tribute Money-render unto Caesar that which is Caesar-coins found in fish to pay taxes-perspective used to give depth Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Eden-poses derivative of ancient roman statuary-eve has modest eve pose Fra Angelico, Annunciation, San Marco, Florence-monk in Dominican order-created one for each monk's cell Gentile Da Fabriano, Adoration of the Magi...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2011 for the course AD 227 taught by Professor Kontos during the Winter '11 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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