Exam 2 Chapter 22 PDF

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Unformatted text preview: • There is a continuous narrative in this painting o It is unclear whether the couples are leaving or arriving on the island Jean- Honroe Fragonard, The Swing, oil on canvas, ca. 1767 • This painting is a perfect example of the flirtatiousness, sensuality, and licentiousness present in the Rococo period o It offers the thrill of sexual opportunity but in a public setting §༊ The public setting only increases the teasing quality of this painting o The perceived warmth of Spring and Summer also add levels of flirtatiousness and sexuality to the painting • This painting is an example of “intrigue” o This means that there is a collusion in erotic fantasy between the patron and the artist • Fragonard used painted sculpture in his works in order to reinforce or echo their themes o Ex/ Cupid is...
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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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