IAH207 September 14th Notes

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IAH207 September 14, 2011
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Thomas Cole (1801-48):Founder of the Hudson River School of painting The Oxbo famous painting by Thomas Cole There is a blasted tree in the front part of the painting with a storm brewing over the ruined tree. In the back part of the painting there is senory of civilization. There are Hebrew letters carved in the hill that read god saying the beautiful is of god . Behind the beautiful is a suppressed image of the sublime “Course of Empire(The savage State)” Painting It has a blasted tree in the front left part of the painting. With a small amount of sublimity. It is saturated with the picturesque. Course of empire (The Arcadian State)” Beautiful state with a sublime state in the back Consummation of Empire Broke overgrown nature of the civilization. Nature has been suppressed in this picture. The destruction of empire The sublime is coming to destroy the civilization Desolation Purely picturesque state Mohicans Has 2 paintings of picturesque images. Giving a picturesque image of the whole novel.
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This note was uploaded on 02/09/2012 for the course ISS 315 taught by Professor Hussain during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.

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