REALISM - sociopolitical or moral message, in the depiction...

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REALISM KEY DATES: 1830-1870 Realism, also known as the Realist school, was a mid-nineteenth century art movement and style in  which artists discarded the formulas of Neoclassicism and the theatrical drama of Romanticism to  paint familiar scenes and events as they actually looked. Typically it involved some sort of 
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Unformatted text preview: sociopolitical or moral message, in the depiction of ugly or commonplace subjects. Daumier, Millet and Courbet were realists. REPRESENTATIVE ARTISTS: Gustave Courbet Jean-Francois Millet Honore Daumier Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot J A MacNeil Whistler John Singer Sargeant...
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course ARH ARH2000 taught by Professor Karenroberts during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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