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Exam 1 Chapters 13-17 PDF

1534 oil on panel this is the most famous painting by

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Unformatted text preview: e Creation of Adam, Michelangelo, ca. 1508- 1512, fresco §༊ The drapery surrounding the figure of God is in the shape of a human brain §༊ Eve is tucked under God’s figure • This is a premonition showing that God will then create women o The Fall of Man and the Expulsion from the Garden of Eden, ca. 1508- 1512, fresco §༊ The angels are very similar to Masaggio’s §༊ The Devil is depicted as a woman • This is because Michelangelo really disliked females Facts About Raphael to Remember: • Raphael was the youngest and most important painter of the High Renaissance. • He merged the style of the old Renaissance with the emerging and developing styles of the newer artistic movements. • Raphael was a contemporary of Michelangelo and was just as famous as he was. Raphael, Frescoes of the Stanza della Signatura, Vatican Palace, ca. 1508- 1511, frescoes • This room is there the Pope signed papal decisions into law o Because of this each of the frescoes on each of the four walls represents the four pillars of learning §༊ Philosophy §༊ Law §༊ The Arts §༊ Theology Raphael, Disputa, Stanza della Signatura, ca. 1508- 1511, fresco • This depicts the pillar of theology o There is a grand debate over transubstantiation occurring in this picture §༊ Transubstantiation is the belief that the bread and wine offered to people during communion actually turns into the real body and blood of Christ Raphael, The School of Athens, Stanza della Signatura, ca. 1508- 1511, fresco • Every figure is framed in a central opening • In this painting the figures are the great theorists, philosophers, thinkers of the past o The figure of Aristotle is modeled after Leonardo da Vinci o The figure of Heraclitus is modeled after Michelangelo §༊ Heraclitus is...
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