continuation of 11-19 lecture then Post-Impressionism: From Van Gogh to Gauguin
Van Gogh painted some of Hiroshiges paintings (woodblocks). His paintings were a bit different
though. with coloring and atmospheric perspective.
In europe there was lots of symmetry in gardens. Because of the vitruvian theory that math is in
Centralized plan for Bramantes New St. Peters: Greek cross (cross with arms of equal length)
inscribe in a square.
Chinese Landscape Painting
landscape paintings didnt appear in europe till 1700s. While it appeared in china during the
song dynasty. (960-1279)
Chinese landscape painting- images of mountain and water. appeared in 10th C.
tang came before song
Romanticism in Europe
Reaction to the Age Enlightenment and Industrial Revolution
Validating strong emotions (trepidation, horror, awe, etc.), intuitive perception, imagination
Nature as powerful, unpredictable, spiritual that will eventually
Picture of the floating world(Pictures of beautiful women)
Japanese Woodblock Prints
Ukiyo-e Images of the floating world
Type of pictorial expression most characteristic of the Edo period (1603-1868), depicting
theater, the pleasure district, city life,
Fauvism, Cubism, and Surrealism.
Pic#1 Gauguin, Day of the God
this pictures colors are the first thing you notice when you look at it. its what makes it fauvism.
He didn't mix colors. used contrasting colors right next to each other.
Abstraction(Neo-Plasticism), Abstract Expressionism, and Pop Art
Netherlands, America, America.
founded by Piet Mondrian(1872-1944) in 1924
Mondrian and De Stijl group
Mondrian belonged to movement called de stijl (the style )
Representation of Women in Tang and Song dynasty
Pic#1 was used to show young women how to be a good companion to the king. is on
Handscroll (horizontal scroll): a painting or text on silk or paper that is held by the v
Daoism art/ Taoism art - China/ Japan
Dao: "way," "path or principle; ways of
an indigenous philosophy/religion of China.
one of the philosophical schools in the E. Zhou dyn
religious Daoism- organized institutionalized religion, the focus on l
Greek and roman temples are very similar.
Romans used engaged columns
*Engaged Columns: Column attached to the wall
Roman temples are simpler
Pantheon Rome 118-128 C. Hadrian- commissioned it and may have designed it.
Structure is simple. Sculptures of ma
*Islam- submission to Gods will
*Muslims- those who have submitted to God
Islam arose in the 7th c. when Muhammad started to preach what was revealed to him by the
angel Gabriel. He was forced to leave Mecca for Medina in 622.
Within 100 years
Mannerism and Baroque
MannerismFeatures of Mannerism
stylish style, which places an emphasis on 'maniera- the particular 'manner' or mode of an
A delight in imitating earlier masters and the antique, but with an emphasis on the imaginative
Study Guide, Exam 2
November 11, 2013
- Verism: extremely realistic portrayal of people. Warts and all approach.
- Barrel Vault:
- Trompe lOeil:
- Engaged Column:
- Arch and Vault: Based a
Christian and Byzantine art
Roman Empire divided in 285 ce.
Western Roman EMpire (286-476) Middle ages 476-15 C.
Byzantine Empire (Eastern Roman Empire, 330-1453)
*Catacomb- underground burial places under or near Rome
earliest christian art. Story of Jon