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An example of High-relief sculpture
The gates of hell by Rodin
inner support for a sculpture
This method involves 3 broad steps: the mold, orig. sculpture removed from the mold the ____ liquid is poured into the hollow cavity, the liquid hardens the mold is removed
It is the most difficult of the 3 basic sculptural methods because it is a one way technique that provides little or no opp. to correct mistakes.
Calder sculpture was coined 'mobiles' by Marcel Duchamp give another term for them
Kinetic Sculpture
Painted his subjects with no pity. He made their features reveal all their vanity and ugliness thier greed and emptiness
Painted a serier entitled " Disasters of War" and later on a grim series he painted right onto the walls of his home called the 'black paintings'
It was the first of the avant-garde movements that flourished in France in the early years of the twentieth century. The _____ painters were the first to break with Impressionism as well as with older, traditional methods of perception. Their spontaneous, often subjective response to nature was expressed in bold, undisguised brushstrokes and high-keyed, vibrant colors directly from the tube.
Name the founders of the fauvist movement and give me two other followers
Henri Matisse & Andre Derain,
Maurice de Vlaminck, Georges Roualt
type of printmaking method in which ground brushed over a metal plate
process based on the antipathy of oil and water
greasy liquid
in lithography the limestone is treated with what to 'fix' the image on the upper layer of stone?
gum arabic and a small amount of acid
He was one of the first to use linseed oil as a paint medium.
He painted " Giovanni Arnolfini and his bride" 1434
Jan Van Eyck
give 4 artists that employed the use of Tenebrism
Caravaggio, LaTour, Ribera, Zurbaran
a style of painting prevalent in Italy between 1525 and 1600.
characterized by a complex composition, with muscular and elongated figures in complex poses
Give me 4 Mannerist artists
El Greco, Tintoretto, Pontormo, Parmigianio or Bronzino
Give me 3 Column styles and tell which one was the most ornamental of the 3
Doric, Ionic, Corinthian
and corinthian was more ornamental.
The "Laocoon and his sons" is classified as ......
probably the most outstanding achievement of the Romans
civil engineering