16th century Great Britain saw the rule of the Tudor family, unrest in religion, and global
expansion. King Henry the VIII began many of the issues in the 16th century. His quest to bear a
male heir caused him to create a new religio
1. Abstract Expressionism art was drawn from World War II. Abstract art was part of western
tradition. However, artists were trying to move away from western art, or the religious and
landscape paintings. They did this by using
A soldier, voyager, visionary, courtier, politician, poet, historian, patriot and to some
extent a traitor. Sir Walter Raleigh, standing over six foot with dashing looks, was a man of his
age. As a primary suitor to Queen Elizab
1. Analyze and discuss how the realist painters attempted to synchronize their subject
material with the current social and political movements and manifesto's of the 1840's
through the 1860's.
Realist painters began to paint th
1. Compare and contrast the formal and theoretical basis for fauvism and cubism. Why are
they both quintessential art movements?
The two art forms of fauvism and cubism were very prevalent in Europe in the early 20th