Exam 2 Chapter 22 PDF

The rubenistes poussiniestes believed that drawing

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Unformatted text preview: art that would be appropriate for more intimate settings o This would influence the décor of western and central Europe throughout the century • During this time, there was also heated debate about who should be the judge of artistic values o The Poussinistes vs. The Rubenistes §༊ Poussiniestes believed that drawing appealed to the mind and was therefore superior to color because color appealed to the senses §༊ Rubenistes believed that color, not drawing, was truer to nature because: • Drawing only appealed to an educated few • Color appealed to everyone o This debate is important because it questioned the Renaissance idea that painting could only be appreciated or understood by an educated person • Jean- Antione Watteau helped the Rubenistes win...
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/08/2014 for the course ARHS 1020 taught by Professor Miriamlilje during the Spring '12 term at Tulane.

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