There is more going on in this painting since the river path way guides our eyes to the back as the sky seems to get darker. Color plays a huge role in the both paintings, both painting are representational showing true life colors. In Out of My Studio Door, Montclair he uses warm impasto and secondary colors. There are only several colors used such as different shades of greens, brown, and gray. Unlike, in Untitled (Mountain Storm) he has more choice in warm colors such as, orange gray for the sky, different shades of greens, browns, and grays.
The first type of balance is symmetry; there are several symmetrical balances as well. Absolute symmetry, which is each side of the shape or forms are exactly the same and nothing is different. Bilateral symmetry is where there are minor discrepancies between one sides to the other, but overall effects is still one of symmetry. An example is Taj Mahal, Agra, India, Mughal period in which the building symmetrical even down to the surrounding gardens and reflecting pools. An artwork with absolute symmetry is the crucifix in the painting “Enguerrand Quarton, Cornation of the Virgin”.
The historical backdrop of Chinese painting can be contrasted with an ensemble. The styles and conventions in figure, scene, and flying creature and-bloom painting have made topics that sustain to blend right up 'til the present time into a solitary bit of music. Painters through the ages have made up this "ensemble," creating and performing numerous types of kineticism and varieties inside this custom. It exuded from the Six Traditions (222-589) to the Tang administration (618-907) that the substructures of figure painting were step by step secured by such real craftsmen as Gu Kaizhi (顧愷之) and Wu Daozi (吳道子).
The main focus of the painting is the architectural aspect. The scene is dominated by the main building and the large arched bridge that juts out in front of it. It is proportionally placed within the canvas. The width of the central façade makes up the central portion of the painting with the doorway being centered within the entire composition.
Van Gogh's Starry Night is considered his most famous work and it characterizes his individual technique. The style of this painting is another example of mixing abstract with realism. I can clearly tell what is the sky, what is a mountain, and what is a building, and yet all of these objects seem to mix and swirl into one another in a way that they seem connected. The artist use of thick and flowing layered lines made the sky expands beyond the place. In Starry Night Van Gogh´s unique, thick brushstrokes are very much evident and there is a consistency to his technique that adds even more depth and texture to this work of art and made it look like a dream.
The Chinese Paintings shows the Daoism/ Taoism in the people of China, especially, the famous landscape paintings such as “Along the River During the Qingming Festival” of Zhang Zeduan. Daoism is often interpreted as a person living a simply, honestly, and in harmony with nature. Along the River During the Qingming Festival captures the daily life of people from the Song period at the capital, Bianjing, today’s Kaifeng in Henan. The theme celebrates the festive spirit and prosperous street scene at the Qingming Festival, rather than the holiday’s ceremonial aspects, such as tomb sweeping and prayers (comuseum.com, chinahighlights.com). The scene from the collection of this paintings shows the simple and honest life in the capital by remembering
He was beginning to work with the landscape painting. However gave his portrait at sunrise in the Paris Museum. In addition graphic display to the public at the exhibition in 1874. It was a great success. He lived with the sun and its secrets and its impact on the image of life.
In 1902, he published the portfolio of the " Ornamental Documents ", which summarized its artistic creed, its theories on the art and on the ornamental elements of the Art nouveau. From 1907 till 1928, he realized " the Slavonic Epic ", a series of gigantic murals for the city of Prague. Contemporary of the works Art nouveau of Victor Horta in Brussels, Alphonse Mucha was influenced by the Symbolism and by the social aspects of the Movement Arts and Crafts de William Morris in England. He(it) tried to give access to the beauty of the art in all the social classes and to bring ornamental elements to the rank of works of art. He(it) developed his(its) own esthetic ideals and his(its) original style, which became a sign standing out with its time(period), was called(mentioned) "Style Mucha".
In the sixteenth century Leonardo da Vinci created his most famous portrait of a Florentine lady with his sfumato managed to portray masterfully traces the beautiful girl. The Titian's fame is due to the pictures, which in his painting called "Young English" Titian can print these deep eyes in great detail. There was a rivalry between the bourgeoisie of that period, because everyone wanted to be eternalized, painters gave their portraits that eternal feeling with his art. The Catholic Church felt the need to portray their history thus attracting faithful with his realistic paintings impressed the faithful. With paintings and sculptures kept alive in the memory of the sacred episodes faithful.
In the early 1930’s of Muriel Spark 's’ love vs betrayal novel, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Miss Brodie and her six students (The Brodie Set) cover the paradox of the controversial stereotype of a classical woman through the symbol of art. Between the six girls of the Brodie’s Set (Rose, Eunice, Sandy, Monica, Jenny and Mary), each had their own views on Miss Brodie and how she portrayed art as a sophistication. To Miss Brodie, “‘...women from the age of thirty and upward with voyages discovered new ideas and energetic practices in art or social welfare, education or religion’” (Sparks 33), which obviously shows that Miss Brodie values the sophisticated, dedicated woman, much like herself to her “set.”
The emphasis in this painting is her face and her smile, her pale face against the dark background really stand out, her rosy cheeks and big smile make it easy to spot across the room. This painting is realistic, she is proportionate and she looks like any other girl that one might see. Over all, this painting is pleasing to the eye and had wonderful texture, and
In both Baroque and Realism artwork it is common to use contrast between light and shadow, deep warm colors, and show emphasis on everyday themes, or everyday activities. Although from very different time periods Leyster displays herself as a well off upper class woman, and it can be perceived that Daumier paints some of the passengers in the back of the carriage as middle to
O’Keeffe’s parents saw an artist in her early on and made sure she received the best schooling to pursue her dream. Her parents’ positivity stayed with her as she prospered as a self-supporting artist. Most of her paintings are vivid and bright because of the positivity shared with her throughout her childhood. O’Keeffe’s artwork was more feminine than most artwork in the 1920’s because there were not a lot of female artist in the beginning, but O’Keeffe helped to change that. Lastly, O’Keeffe always tried to see nature and other commonly painted objects differently, and using the Dow Method she was able to do this.
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He then started painting genre paintings of his own , showing how life was in the frontier. Bingham began a profitable 7 year association with the American-Art Union in New York. During this time , he produced art works that made him one of America 's greatest genre painters. On 1845 George held strong beliefs about politics and democracy in America. To portray his political views , he would often use his artistic skills.