Art History Chapter 22 Study Guide

Art History Chapter 22 Study Guide - “Piazza di San...

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Chapter 22 Baroque Art: embraces people, theatrical/dramatic, emotion chiaroscuro/tenebrism: contrast b/w light and dark Baroque Quadro riportato Chiaroscuro / tenebrism quadratura
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“Saint Peter’s Basilica and Piazza” Vatican, Rome “Façade of St. Peter’s Basilica” -Carlo Maderno -1607-1626 -Vatican -seems like Renaissance-type temple, but it’s more lively, not flat -pilaster: rectangular pieces that serve as decoration (look like columns) -pilasters turn into columns as you move inward -sculptures on top of Christ and apostle
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Unformatted text preview: “Piazza di San Pietro” (St. Peter’s Square)-Gianlorenzo Bernini-1656-1657-looks like arms embracing the people “David”-Gianlorenzo Bernini-1623-Rome-moment of action (about to launch sling)-determination, movement-unlike Michelangelo’s David (renaissance man)-requires 360 view, becomes theatrical/dramatic-biting lower lip, fierce look “Apollo and Daphne”-Bernini-1622-1625-marble statue-mythological-“Metamorphoses” by Ovid...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2011 for the course ART 188 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '08 term at Miami University.

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