Antiquity in the Middles Ages: Reading Comments #1
1. The section about Beauty in the reading was what intrigued me the most.
Everyone has a different interpretation of what beauty is, and I feel like the author
acknowledges those differences. The part th
Antiquity of the Middle Ages #2
While reading the section on rhetoric, I never thought of speaking as a form of art.
I have always thought of speech giving as a way to communicate ideas and opinions to
others and try and convince them of where you stand o
Thought and Question: Giorgio Vasari and Giovanni Bellori
While reading the first text on Giorgio Vasari, I was caught up in what he said
about style. Vasari believes in order to properly capture the essence of style the artist
must seek the perfect visio
The Nineteenth Century
While reading the section Absolute Art Exists at Last, I felt more intrigued.
This part of the chapter on the Nineteenth century, focused more on symbolism. The
book went on to say how Symbolism is not a single style, but more creat