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Unformatted text preview: and yellow tones dominate, while shading and highlights contribute to the realistic rendering of this scene. St. Peter is in the background and it seems as if a soft mist were covering it. That increases the romantic atmosphere of this painting. The sky is an even more &quot;romantic&quot; element. The light blue and the white of the clouds are a nice contrast. The focus on the sky seems to be a characteristic of many Romantic painters. Nature as whole will be re-introduced as a main focus of composition and not just merely as a decoration....
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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.
- Fall '10