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Art 100 Instructor: Grambo Baroque February 4, 2010 Baroque Timeframe: 1600-1750 C.E. Baroque: from Portuguese “barrocco” meaning “irregularly-shaped pearl” Continued Classicism of Renaissance A more colorful, ornate, painterly, dynamic style than Renaissance Major identifiable factors The use of motion, space, dramatic use of light--Theatricality Thematic use of mystery and mysticism Socio-Political The Protestant Reformation Martin Luther (1483-1546) King Henry VIII (1491-1547) The Catholic Counter-Reformation Bernini, Piazza of St. Peter’s, 1605-13 Baroque in Italy Gianlorenzo Bernini Bernini, David, 1623 (comparison slide:) Michelangelo, David, 1501-04 Bernini, Ecstacy of St. Therese, 1645-52 Caravaggio (Michelangelo de Merisi) Tenebrism: 1.) “dark matter,” 2.) exaggerated Chiaroscuro, achieves a theatrical effect in lighting Caravaggio, The Conversion of St. Paul, 1600-01 Caravaggio, The Calling of St. Matthew, 1599-1600 Caravaggio, Judith and Holofernes, 1598 Artemisia Gentileschi Artemisia Gentileschi,
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Unformatted text preview: Judith Decapitating Holofernes, 1620 Artemisia Gentileschi, Judith and her Maidservant, 1613-14 Artemisia Gentileschi, Esther Before Ahasuerus, 1620 Baroque Ceiling Painting Baciccio, Triumph of the Sacred Name of Jesus, 1676-79 Trompe L’oeil: 1.) “to fool the eye,” 2.) an extremely illusionistic representation--the viewer believes he or she is looking at the real thing Baroque Outside of Italy Spain Diego Velásquez, Las Meninas (Maids of Honor), 1656 Diego Velásquez, Innocent X, 1650 Diego Velásquez, Juan de Pareja, 1650 Flanders Peter Paul Rubens, Rape of Daughters of Leucippus, 1617 Holland Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self Portrait , 1503-05 Rembrandt Van Rijn, Syndics of the Drapers’ Guild , 1661-62 Rembrandt Van Rijn, The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp , 1632 Jan Vermeer, Young Woman with a Water Jug , 1665 France Nicolas Poussin, The Rape of the Sabine Women, 1636-37 Roccoco: 1760s-1790s C.E. Jean-Honoré Fragonard, The Happy Accident of the Swing, 1767...
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