Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres

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    their audiences about discrimination in the art world. Their choice to remain anonymous is a strategy highlighting the enforced and chosen anonymity. The Guerrilla Girls poster, “Do women have to be naked to get into Met?”, this work based on the Guerrilla girls tallying the number of female nudes to the number of male nudes. They counted the number of works by female artists and compared them to the number of male artists. Finding that not even 5 percent of the artists represented in the modern galleries were women, while fully 85 percent of the nudes in those same galleries were female. Thus the poster being made based of these figures. The image disclosing the discrepancy features of an appropriation of the sumptuous nude in Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’ La Grande Odalisque, her face being hidden behind a gorilla mask, the Guerrilla Girl’s trademark design. This work highlighting the impacts of society’s ignorance to women artists. The Guerrilla girls believing that women should have the same economic, political, and social equality with men. This is also demonstrated in their poster “How many works by women artists were in the Andy Warhol and Termaine auctions at Sotheby’s?” (1985). This print referencing the art collections of the American artist Andy Warhol and the collector Emily Termaine and the auction house Sotheby’s, all of which did not include work by women. Humorously employed by two bananas lying head to head and tail to tail to form a zero. This is The…

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    Eastern culture and their relation to the aforementioned Grande Odalisque,8 they are likely to be harems. The depiction of Eastern harems was a prevalent symbol in Western art, being symptomatic of European Orientalism.9 Their symbolism relates to constructed ideas of multiple lovers, thus representing Eastern and exotic luxury. This idea of exotic luxury contributes to the themes of the grandness of the king 's palm house, the richness in vegetation, and the coexistence of fantasy and…

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    proportions is not easy because as an artist you have to make the viewer’s understand what you wanted to express. In this essay, I will going to try to explain Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres’s portrait of Napoleon I. On His Imperial Throne. First I will give some information about the artist and then about French Revolution to understand the next paragraph about Napoleon I. life. After that you can read analyses about the portrait and have lots of information about its symbols. Jean Auguste…

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    Neoclassical style is more on historical viewpoint with a decorative way. The painting, "La Grande Odalisque" by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, and the sculpture, "The Ecstasy of St. Teresa" by Gianlorenzo Bernini, both portray females in exotic poses. While both artworks feature women, each artist used very different methods to get their message across. They both use a light source, are differently made, and they both use women to display a role of power and elegance. Both Bernini and Ingres…

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    Yuchen Cui AR360 ART HISTORY Prof. Winkler 23 April 2018 Analysis: La Princesse de Broglie by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres La Princesse de Broglie (English name: Princesse de Broglie) is a 47 3/4 x 35 3/4 inch (121.3 x 90.8 cm) oil on canvas painting by the French Neoclassical artist Jean-AugusteDominique Ingres. It was completed between 1851 and 1853 and shows Joséphine-ÉléonoreMarie-Pauline de Galard de Brassac de Béarn, known as Pauline, wife of Albert de Broglie, the 28th Prime Minister of…

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    Man Ray Research Paper

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    The most famous work of Man Ray is recognized as "The violin of Ingres", became iconic images of the twentieth century. I pose for this picture of Kiki de Montparnasse notorious (Kiki de Montparnasse) - muse of famous artists of Paris. The work of Man Ray - something like a photographic pun, "untranslatable play on words", and accurate manner. "Ingres violin" - the literal translation of the French idiom violon d'Ingres (literally, it was his "strong point", his weakness, his favorite pastime).…

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    For a long years, many artist have been creating, looking for, criticizing, and enjoying art. A lot of artist have been famous by their art, like Vincent Van Gogh or Leonardo da Vinci. And now I’m going to introduce 3 artists, which are Sandro Botticelli, Giovanni Piranesi, and Dominique Ingres and explain 3 arts from each artist. First artist is Sandro Botticelli. Who is Sandro Botticelli? He was a famous Italian Painter on the early renaissance. Renaissance is the art that influence by…

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    Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’s Napoleon on His Imperial Throne, 1860, and the mosaic Theodora and Her Attendants, ca. 547, both illustrate powerful individuals from the time periods. While both artworks are about powerful leaders they have a wide stretch of time between them. The mosaic of Theodora and Her Attendants is a part of the Byzantine art era. Byzantine art was art produced in the middle ages, and usually centered in Constantinople. The artwork from this time were very connected with…

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    One painting that really caught my eye is the painting Jupiter and Thetis by Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (Getlein, 2016). This painting was inspired from Homer’s Iliad, “The Greek epic of the Trojan War (Getlein, 2016).” Without knowing what it really means you can tell more or less what is happening based off of the artists creativity. From first sight, you can see A man sitting in a throne which depicts royalty. There are two women looking at the man in an almost lustful perspective. There…

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    This spread of Enlightenment thought also brought with it the spread of the Neoclassical artistic style, which emphasized a focus on human virtue and morality through scenes of classical Greek and Roman culture (Wikipedia, 2015). In fact, many works of French art during the Revolution can be seen exhibiting the Greek and Roman styles of the Neoclassical period. For example, in Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’ painting Napoleon I on his Imperial Throne (1806), Napoleon I is seen wearing coronary…

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