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  • Fact Sheet Of Leonardo Da Vinci

    architect, inventor, military engineer and draftsman. When Leonardo was around the age of fourteen he was the apprentice of an artist Andrea del Verrocchio in Florence. From that he learned technical skills in metalwork, leather arts, carpentry, drawing, painting and sculpting. His work was a drawing in 1473. Awards:…

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  • The White-Robed Water-Moon Avalokitevara Analysis

    cries of the world,” She is one of the most popular deities in East Asia and is often associated with compassion. This bodhisattva has assumed many forms over the centuries, including gender transformations. The White-Robed Water-Moon Avalokiteshvara painting depicts a bejeweled bodhisattva in a white robe, holding a white vase in the right hand and willow branches in the left while standing on a lotus petal on top of the sea. A large, yellow and gold moon can be seen around the deity’s…

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  • Mao Zedong's This Land So Rich In Beauty

    immense collaborative paintings.(p.218, Art in China) The inscription on the top of the left is a sentence from the poem which named “Ode to Snow”. The picture is also horizontal division. The foreground is the mountains covered with lofty and strong pine trees, which represented the Chinese is dedicated to survive like pine. The montains and pines only covered one-third of the…

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  • Analysis Of Don Manuel Jose Rubio Y Salinas, Archbishop Of Mexico '

    trained in European painting styles. Miguel Cabrera had this upbringing in the art world. In this paper, I am going to examine the composition of his painting Don Manuel Jose Rubio y Salinas, Archbishop of Mexico (Fig. 1), along with providing information about the subject. I am also going to address how Cabrera showcased a European style through his use of shading, and how his technique of displaying perspective differs from European Baroque equivalents. The main figure in this painting is…

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  • The Interior Of The Palm House Analysis

    The Interior of the Palm House on the Pfaueninsel near Potsdam (The Art Institute of Chicago, 1996.388) is an oil painting on canvas produced in 1834 by the German painter, Carl Blechen. The piece is 52 ½ by 50 inches, depicting a scene of lush greenery and four women who have the appearance of stepping from the pages of a fantasy novel, all united within the pastel confines of ornate greenhouse walls. Despite its mystic and dream-like properties, Blechen 's Interior of the Palm House is…

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  • Mao's Last Dancer Analysis

    arts. The following essay will explore the elements of poverty, freedom and security that Li enhances throughout his life in America and China. Poverty, one of the main problems shown throughout the novel has a lot of effect over the lives of the Chinese community. In Li’s community, the housing was not up to the worlds standard. They lived in abject poverty, where there was little availability for spacing in their houses to accommodate their whole family this is proven when Li expresses “My…

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  • Essay On Doom Of The Sirens

    did not hear the song. The first thing I noticed about this painting is that it does not have a wide variety of color. It all blends in with each other. The girls on both the right side and the left side are all the same shade of color. Their shapes are elongated and seem to emerge from the rocks. All of the seamen on the boat and the sails are a dark color and mixes together to make it look like there is not much detail in the painting when there actually is. The sky is very dark and gloomy…

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  • Amulet Mosaic Analysis

    Amulet Mosaic Reflection Guide I’ve never been that good at Art but I love doing art (at least I hope what I make is good enough to be considered art). I just try to produce something with the best of my ability and hope for the best. In AP Art, we were given a project about mosaics. A mosaic is a picture or design made of tiny pieces (tesserae) of colored stones, glass, tile or paper adhered to a surface. In order to do this, we relied on the knowledge we have about this project since this…

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  • Philip Evergood Portrait Of My Mother Analysis

    In “Portrait of My Mother” by Phillip Evergood, the artist uses both value and shape as well as proportion and gradation to illustrate the beauty of his mother while she was in physical pain in the last days of her life. Evergood, born in 1901 and died in 1973, began this work while his mother was dying in a hospital and subsequently completed it after her death. The portrait is oil on canvas and panel, and is a featured work in Dallas Museum of Art in Dallas, Texas. Furthermore, Evergood uses…

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  • Leonardo Da Vinci And Raphael: Renaissance Art Analysis

    Raphael’s rendition of da Vinci’s painting Madonna in the Meadow, a religious scene is depicted with Madonna gazes towards an exchange between Saint John and Jesus Christ in infantry as she realizes the grave future that Christ faces. While both paintings feature the same biblical figures in similar fashion, Raphael’s rendering takes on a brighter and lighter tonality and clearer disposition unlike Da Vinci’s more sullen, hazy, and darker painting. Nonetheless, both paintings portray an air of…

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