Baroque Period
 

Exam 1 will go live on Blackboard Friday, March 3. Exams must be submitted by 11:59 PM on Monday, March 6.

 
Hieronymus Bosch, detail Garden of Earthly Delights,
c. 1505 - 1515.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feast in the House of Levi

Veronese, Feast in the House of Levi, 1573. Oil on canvas approx, 18' 6" X 42' 6".

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Feast in the House of Levi
Leonardo, The Last Supper, 1495 - 1498.
Veronese, Feast in the House of Levi, 1573.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andrea del Castagno, Last Supper, c. 1445 - 1450.
Tintoretto, The Last Supper, 1592 - 1594.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Garden of Earthly Delights

Hieronymus Bosch, Garden of Earthly Delights, c. 1505 - 1515.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hieronymus Bosch, Garden of Earthly Delights (closed), c. 1505 - 1515.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baroque period
1600 - 1750
 
Characteristics of the Baroque Style:
  • Interest in light and space
  • Rich use of color and dramatic contrasts
  • Innovative illusionism
  • More emphasis on emotion than reason
  • Multi-media extravaganza
Gianlorenzo Bernini, David, 1623.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Invisible complement = a compositional element that is implied rather than physically present
Gianlorenzo Bernini, David, 1623.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bernini David
Donatello, David, c.1446-1460.
Michelangelo, David, 1501-1504.
Gianlorenzo Bernini, David, 1623.