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  Art Department Courses
An exploration of the arts of ancient Greece and Rome, from the Bronze Age of Greece to the end of the Roman Empire.
Issues to be discussed include: the competing concepts of the public, the role of art criticism; the politics of landscape painting in Germany and England; art and socialism; modernity and the painting of La vie moderne.
Art 498 may be substituted for the second semester of the sequence.
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 Art Quotes - The Quotations Page
Art is the desire of a man to express himself, to record the reactions of his personality to the world he lives in.
Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.
Art is born of the observation and investigation of nature.
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 Impressionism (art) - MSN Encarta
Impressionism (art), a movement in painting that originated in France in the late 19th century.
Similarly, historians have focused renewed attention on the immense achievements in figure painting of Degas, Renoir, American expatriate Mary Cassatt, and Gustave Caillebotte.
Instead of creating smoothly blended colors, the impressionists placed separate touches of vibrantly contrasting colors directly onto the canvas, sometimes without prior mixing on the palette, and allowed their brushstrokes to retain the liveliness and seeming spontaneity of a sketch.
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 Impressionism (art) - Printer-friendly - MSN Encarta
Art dealer Paul Durand-Ruel, who worked hard to sell impressionist works, promoted this view of impressionism as a movement concerned primarily with landscape painting, with Monet as its central figure.
Art historians tended to overlook the work of Morisot despite her similar technique and participation in the original 1874 exhibition—partly because she was a woman and partly because she had fewer works in circulation than the others.
Since about 1980, art historians have increasingly recognized Pissarro’s importance as the movement's most loyal exhibitor and most influential teacher.
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 Museum History
Prime was strong in his conviction that original works of art were essential to instruction in the history of art and that a museum should be formed in conjunction with the Department of Art and Archaeology.
Allan Marquand, Class of 1874, professor of art history and, after 1905, chairman of the Department of Art and Archaeology, was appointed the first director, a position he held until his retirement in 1922.
Among the greatest strengths in the museum are the collections of Chinese art, with important holdings in bronzes, tomb figurines, painting, and calligraphy; and pre-Columbian art, with remarkable examples of the art of the Maya.
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 Winslow Homer Online
Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
Winslow Homer in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Database
Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas
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 James Abbott McNeill Whistler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Most of his life was spent in Europe, where he adopted the slogan “art for art’s sake.” By this Whistler meant that art need have no other purpose than to please through its beauty.
Art, according to Whistler, need not have an instructive or morally elevating subject matter, as most painters before and during his lifetime believed.
In 1877 he exhibited a number of landscapes done in the Japanese manner; these paintings, which he called nocturnes, outraged conservative art opinion, which did not understand his avoidance of narrative detail, his layers of atmospheric color, and his belief in art for art's sake.
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 ART / 4 / 2DAY
But more recently, in his biography of Roberts, Humphrey McQueen ventured the opinion that Bailed up was ineffectual as a bushranging story and that, because of its flat, almost skyless landscape and lateral disposition of figures across the composition, it was an insipid echo of the then-fashionable, decorative, Symbolist mural style of Puvis de Chavannes.
He moved in 1916 to Dallas, Texas, where he studied at Southern Methodist University, majoring in art, from 1923 to 1925, majoring in art, and from 1925 to 1926 at the Dallas Art Institute under Martha Simkins, a former student of William Merritt Chase.
Examining the media of art, in Rolled-up Palm Lane at Middelharnis, California (1975) van Elk presented a rolled-up landscape image in front of a curling photograph of a landscape.
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 1874 in art - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1873 in art, other events of 1874, 1875 in art, list of years in art.
Henri Fantin-Latour - Still Life with Pansies (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)
Armand Guillaumin - La Seine (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
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 Ipswich Art Society - Home Page
Founded in 1874, the Ipswich Art Society is one of the longest established art societies in the UK, and has amongst its members many talented professional and amateur artists.
Ipswich Art Society is to have a stall at the Street Art Fair to be held in front of the Town Hall on the first day of the Ip-Art festival.
A short history of the Ipswich Art Society, illustrated in the early sections with pictures by famous past members, such as Anna Airy and Alfred Munnings, and in the later sections with the work of present-day members.
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 Art Directory - The Worldwide Art Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Tribal and African Art Colection is permanently exhibited at the museum of the Cristobal Gabarron Foundation in Valladolid, Spain.
Formally established in 1874, the Art Gallery of New South Wales houses some of the world's richest and most rewarding collections of art.
The Kimbell Art Museum's holdings range in period from antiquity to the 20th century, including masterpieces from Fra Angelico and Caravaggio to Cézanne and Matisse.
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 ART / 4 / 2DAY
In 1874, Elizabeth began art studies at the McMicken School of Design, which later became the Art Academy of the Cincinnati Art Museum.
He rarely exhibited the work after its debut at The Museum of Modern Art in New York, and would not allow it to be purchased during his lifetime.
In 1758 and 1759 one of her drawings won an award from the Society of Arts, and from 1760 to 1768 she exhibited at the Society of Artists.
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 ART / 4 / 2DAY
He was a founder and foremost practitioner of Pop art, which countered the techniques and concepts of Abstract Expressionism with images and techniques taken from popular culture.
His interest in the comic-strip cartoon as an art theme probably began with a painting of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck he made in 1960 for his children.
After the 1960s, Lichtenstein's works began to include stilllifes and landscapes, and they were a dramatic departure from his earlier style in their use of brushstrokes as well as in their subject matter.
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 Phoenix Art Museum - Monet at Giverny
The term Impressionism was coined by an art critic in 1874 in response to Claude Monet's painting Impression: Sunrise.
Impression: Sunrise was exhibited in Paris in April, 1874 as part of the first group exhibition of the Société Anonyme Coopérative d'Artistes-Peintres, Sculpteurs, Graveurs.
In contrast, the artists, who were to form the Société Anonyme and others had begun to produce paintings depicting contemporary subject matter and employing strikingly different painting techniques.
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 A Stroke of Genius Fine Art Books
This lavishly illustrated book focuses on fashion in Whistler’s art as a key to understanding his life and work and as a new means of exploring his relationship with women and his portraits of them.
While devoted to the expression of the beautiful, he was among the first to recognize that popularized arts and commercialized leisure were complex, interrelated phenomena that made urban life "modern." Whistler's showmanship had far greater impact than countless imitations of his The White Girl and Portrait of the Painter's Mother might suggest.
His art was profoundly influenced by the written word, especially the writings of Baudelaire, Swinburne, Mallarmé, and Edgar Allan Poe.
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 ArtsWork - Lesson 4 Art Theories
The artist experiments with art forms-lines, shapes, colors, space and their relationships.
Environmental art might be explained by this theory.
The theory "says that whether or not something is art is determined by the reactions that a group of people have to an object.
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 Mark Harden's Artchive: The First Impressionist Exhibition, 1874   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
In the former studio of the photographer Nadar at 35 boulevard des Capucines, Paris, April 15, 1874, a group of artists, rejected by the juries of the Salon, offer their work for public view.
Although some critics appreciate the "new painting", most subject the artists to ridicule.
The work of the "Impressionists" will eventually lead to what is now recognized as Modern Art.
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 KidsArt Art Education Supplies On-Line Catalog- Monet and the Impressionists for Kids
Well loved today, that is. In 1874, the artists couldn't even give their paintings away.
Today, the Impressionist artists are considered great masters of the world of art, and their work is loved throughout the world.
Kids will learn how the artists' friendships sustained them through repeated rejection by the Parisian art world, and how they lived, painted, and thrilled to the vibrant life of Paris at the approach of the 20th century.
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 James Abbott McNeill Whistler Biography - Renoir Fine Art Inc.
Whistler was born on July 10, 1834, in Lowell, Massachusetts.
Three of Whistler's best-known portraits, Arrangement in Black and Grey No. 1: The Artist's Mother (Musée d'Orsay, Paris), Arrangement in Grey and Black No. 1: Thomas Carlyle (1872-1874, City Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow), and Harmony in Grey and Green: Miss Cicely Alexander (Tate Gallery, London) were painted around 1872.
The Thames series (1860), the First Venice series (1880), and the Second Venice series (1881) heightened his standing as an etcher and won him success when they were exhibited in London in 1881 and 1883.
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 Quebec, 1874 Print by J. Woodward at Art.com
Quebec, 1874 Print by J. Woodward at Art.com
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 Web of lies? Historical knowledge on the Internet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
A page on the Web site of the highly respectable Art Institute of Chicago—the twelfth page H-Bot scanned to answer “When did Monet move to Giverny?”—erroneously claims that “Monet moved to Giverny almost twenty years” after he left Argenteuil in 1874 (Art Institute of Chicago, 2005).
They prefer to view their discipline as an art or a craft rather than a science and they believe that the best historians look at “everything” and then reflect on what they have read rather than, for example, systematically sampling sources in the manner of a sociologist.
Art Institute of Chicago, “Claude Monet's The Artist's House at Argenteuil, 1873,” at http://www.artic.edu/artexplorer/search.php?tab=2andresource=406, accessed on 21 June 2005.
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 Joaquin Torres-Garcia, Uruguayan, 1874-1949 / Abstract Art in Five Tones and Complementaries / 1943
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 William Adolphe Bouguereau (1825-1905)
There is a poster available of Temptation available from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts over the net.A good book on Bouguereau has finally been published in English (in May 1996) by Fronia E. Wissman simply entitled Bouguereau (ISBN 0-87654-582-7, $30.00 published by Pomegranate Artbooks).
There can be little doubt that Bouguereau was one of the most talented painters of his time, but it is a shame that he has fallen into obscurity with museum curators and those supposedly sophisticated about art who think that ugliness and lack of content imply depth and talent.
Art and Literature (1867) (59K) Arnot Art Museum
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 Sherwood's 1874 corn sheller   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Sherwood Barrel Corn Sheller, patented in 1874, by Allen Sherwood, of Auburn, New York.
While the cobs were effectively separated, they were mutilated in the process, coming out the top in small pieces.
This is an attactive and well made sheller, but the design was not state of the art for 1874.
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 Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939) - Fine Art Dealers Association
Frederick Carl Frieseke was born in Owosso, Michigan in 1874.
He studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Art Students League in New York, and in Paris at Whistler’s Academie Carmen.
Highly respected in the U.S. and his adopted country, Frieseke died in France in 1939, one of few American artists elected to the Society National des Beaux Arts in Paris.
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 R & J Silver and Such Art,Prints Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
His works are in the permanent collections of Metropolitan Museum, New York,; Baltimore Museum of Art and the Puskin Museum of Fine Arts in Russia.
Gropper's chance to escape tenement life came when his sidewalk chalk drawings were noticed and he was invited to study art at the Ferrer School.
Another famous pupil, Stuart Davis, explained students were taught, "Art was...
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 General Custer 1874, Framed Art Print by National Archive Print Size: 14 x 11 in. Frame Size: 22.25 x 19.25in. - ...
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 Find in a Library: The Expanding world of art, 1874-1902
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 eBay - monet framed art, Prints, Paintings items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
FRAMED Monet Bridge At Argenteuil —1874 18x22 Art Print
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