Rogier van der Weyden

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    depictions of everyday life in art, along with more sophisticated techniques used to show the finer details of these events. Moreover, Early Netherlandish art is fascinating because of how ahead of the Italian Proto Renaissance it is in terms of refinement. Yet by later standards, it is considered to be simple because of the lack of linear perspective among other technical flaws. This era brought with it many new artists that are still appreciated to this day for their ingenuity; one of whom is Flemish painter, Rogier van der Weyden. His massive talent for…

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    Dirk Bouts Influence

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    Dirk Bouts was a Northern Renaissance and Early Netherlandish painter. He was greatly influenced by Jan van Eyck and Rogier van der Weyden. He was known for his devotional panels and portraits and most of his paintings had to do with Biblical concepts. He lived during a time in history when the middle ages ended and the renaissance began. His painting, Moses before the burning bush, with Moses removing his shoes, is a beautiful rendering of the scene when Moses first beholds the presence of God,…

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    Jan Van Eyck, one of the most famous painters from the Renaissance era, is a man of mystery; no one knows anything about his childhood, birth, or family. The documents from his time were most likely lost, didn’t survive, or were never documented. He is known for his paintings in the courts, religious art works, portraits of famous figures, and himself. There aren’t many records of his early life. It is unknown about his birth because it was never documented by his mother and father or lost.…

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    and its enigmatic purpose change from movement to another in terms of style and themes. Namely, Renaissance painting is a reaction against the earlier Medieval Art which focused only on religious dogma. It sheds light on the importance of beauty, individualism, and the teaching of humanism . Even the leading figures of the trend could not resist beauty and set their own standards like Leonardo DA Vinci and his famous painting The Mona Lisa, The Portrait of a Lady by Rogier van der Weyden, and…

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    Wedding Portrait (1434, oil on wood, 82.2 cm x 60 cm, National Gallery, London) by Jan Van Eyck is one of the most extraordinary and mysterious paintings in art history. The complexity and rich detail makes it perplexing to art historians who have never been able to establish the true meaning behind the portrait. The most notable opinion is that of Erwin Panofsky, who argues that the Arnolfini was a marriage ceremony and was witnessed by the painter, shown with his reflection in the mirror. In…

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    Analysis Of Gossip Girl

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    a successful person to look up to influences her decisions in life. She wants to take on her mother’s role as a fashion designer and become the head of the company. She is extremely studious because she desires to attend Yale. Serena’s goal is to attend Brown but does not realize that her high status and popularity will not always get her what she wants. Unlike Blair, she slacks off in school and prefers to party. She has to be reminded many times from her mom to go to college and do something…

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    Treichel, P, Weaver, G, McMurry, J 2011). The boiling point 1-hexanol, 2-hexanone, 1-pentanol and 3-methyl-1-butanol are represented in the chart above as they are approximately; 157ºC, 127.6ºC , between 137 to 139ºC and 131.1ºC respectively. The difference in the general trends of the molecules affects on the boiling point; the molecular surface area of the compound influence by the strength of the intermolecular forces also the length of carbon-carbon chain. Branching decreases, the boiling…

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    Vapor Pressure Lab

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    evaporates.2 So a company transporting alcohol would want to transport an alcohol with low vapor pressure. Vapor pressure of an alcohol is affected by many things, including boiling point. Vapor pressure and boiling point are directly related, so if the boiling point is increased, the vapor pressure is increased. Also molar mass affects vapor pressure. Molar mass and vapor pressure have an indirect relationship, so the lower the molar mass, the higher the vapor pressure. However, as the molar…

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    On the first day of class we each picked our favorite television character and the most prominent social identity of those characters on the board were caucasian male or female. For someone like me who social identifies as an upper class caucasian female I had figured that this would be a relatively easy assignment to choose three television characters that I identify with, but it was actually more difficult than I had thought. I had thought that since most media stars are what I also identify…

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    Sucrose Results

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    Conclusion: After observing the evidence that we received from this experiment it is clear that the results thoroughly support my hypothesis. Within my hypothesis I had stated that the melting order from first to last was, as follows, paraffin, glucose, sucrose, and finally, salt. The results that we gathered supported this exact hypothesis. The first substance to melt was indeed paraffin and the second was glucose, and then sucrose and finally salt. The results are supported by the basic…

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