The use of pastel was very bold and thick and that shows his reflected emotion throughout the surrounding scenery, which creates a symbolic plane for the expression of internal feeling. The Scream landscape depicts sunset; the clouds are dark orange. On the other hand, in the ’’ Starry Night’’ the sky bursts into blue, green and light green colors. Therefore the two paintings have different colors aimed at bringing out different messages. Van Gogh’s ‘’Starry Night’’ has more definite figures as opposed to Munch’s the ‘’The Scream’’.
It is a painting of La Grenouillére, a popular middle-class resort found on the Seine. It consisted of a spa, a boating establishment, and a floating café. He used broad, expressive brushstrokes, and cool colors. He also made a great use of light and dark, creating shadows from the boats and café in the ripples on the
Turner was well known for this theme and painting in its style. His use of vivid colors to enhance the ocean scene in this painting along with the setting sun brings the viewer to understand the events of this painting. His use of color shows the setting sun with storm clouds forming. His light to dark fading brings a contrast to the painting that enhances the nature theme over any other. We also see that romantic painters were principally partial to showing the effects light in their paintings which is one of the most obvious visible cues that shows this as a piece done during the romantic period.
They lead your eyes to the large boat, onward to the bottom, where there are animals boarding it. The lines are also very sharp. They outline the shapes in the painting, giving the shapes a clear border. The next element is shape. The shapes are at very sharp angles.
Day of the God was painted with oil on canvas. The artwork depicted a Tahitian beach with island rituals and people, a Southeast Asian god figure, a reference to Eve from the Bible as well as a bold arrangement of colors (The Art Institute of Chicago,
Here, as he described in one of his letters to his brother, the depiction consists just a friction of realism while everything else is impressionism or post-impressionism which he acquire in all of his later works. The colors of the sky, water and land in foreground almost looks the same when instead the real landscape had the colors of aquamarine, royal blue and mauve respectively. It is a mark of his artistic understanding about the scene to make it more soothing to eyes. The position of the stars in the sky is formative as the stars in the middle are the members of the constellation called Ursa Major or the Great Bear as artist mentioned it in his letter. Though, in reality, by looking at the real place the Ursa Major constellation is not situated at the place artist has depicted.
This is a painting of the shores of the Thames river which the artist view from a nearby Brewery. In this painting an intense contrast of colours is seen. The sky is painted pale redish orange indicating the scene is during sunset. The buildings in the background are fresh green in colour which is complimentary to red. In the foreground is the Bridge, a few buildings and the shore by the river.
Van Gogh is the king of light because he disperses a lot of colors on to this painting, making it look very illusive, or different. Another thing about this oil painting is the colors, which is yellow and blue, and they point out his work of art is classified as impressionism, which overall, “Van Gogh oil painting to display in their vision of reality” (oil painting-planet.com). Van Gogh also uses tone when creating light for his paintings because this is an example of his expression lines and which this also creates an arbitrary color scheme through the painting. Arbitrary is the artistic style that makes sense for this painting because this shows how the mixture of colors can become implied to its mediums. For this painting, the medium was oil, or oil pastel, but the point is that the colors has to blend in with the canvas which Van Gogh masters to create an impressive impasto painting.
He combined all these elements with his own characteristics and developed to form his own style. In general, Rubens's appropriate handling of sketches relationship, and the manner he adopted of light and shade give a strong sense of volume in his landscape paintings; brilliant colors, flow composition and full structure make his landscape paintings full of magical visual effects; arc and swirling "Baroque" Rhythm which all-encompassing display eternal change. Rubens's aroque world, is a beautiful, boast, full of flesh world representative of the imperial power. Yet, Poussin considered Rationality above all else, He admired humans and nature, rather than the king. Poussin balanced the Baroque and Classicism, his landscape painting are serene, noble, and have a sense of order, to depict Idealized landscape painting and eventually developed classical
One of the pieces of his that I find interesting is his "octopusplate". The piece is utilitarian and decorative. It is very decorative, there are many octopuses drawn together with simple scratches in between all the octopuses. For what I can see there are nine octopus '. It is painted with a black underglaze and looks like he used a clear glaze also.
It was so serene. The waves crashing against the shore were soothing-whispering the secrets of the deep to me-almost as if I had my ear pressed up against a giant seashell. Finish this paragraph. The cool breeze blew off the water, bringing with a strong but not
Thomas Kinkade is a painter who infuses light into his paintings creating incredibly romantic and tranquil scenes. Kinkade’s oil painting “The Sea of Tranquility” is part of his collection of “Seaside Memories V” published in 1998. This painting was created in hope of people to remind themselves of how the way things once were or the way they could be. Many of Kinkade’s scenes of peace and nostalgia was painted based o family travels or memories. The medium of this art pies is oil on canvas, which gave the ability for “The Sea of Tranquility” to have a pictorial lighting that makes the image glow.