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Art Chapter 218 cards
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Leonardo Da Vinci in 1505. First viewed publicly in 1797 (Louvre), stolen in 1911 but returned two years later. 5 million viewers a year, painting cropped before 1797. Public mesmerized by smile- described as dangerous beauty, mysterious sphynx, and
Art schools, museums, galleries, critics, and collectors.
Staffed workshops. Apprentices learn masters technique and copy artwork.
Salaried artists who work for companies or organizations.
Artists who create art as a hobby and whose only audience is self.
(naturalistic) represensts visible world realisitically.
french for "fool the eye", super realistic
Uses visible appearances as starting point but then simplifies or changes.
(1881-1973) cubist, famous abstract painter.
Doesn't use visible world as starting point (i.e. Kandinsky- Russian, compared his art to music)
Characteristics that we recognize as constant, reoccuring, or coherent.
The attributes of the art are consistent with a specific culture.
Characteristics of art are consistent during a specific period of history.
Style of art is consistent among the artists within a specific school or school of thought (i.e. impressionism, cubism)
Visual aspects of artwork such as size, shape, medium, color, and composition.
What the work is about, or subject matter.
Background information, involves identifying, describing, and interpreting the subject.
Tradition it grows from, audience it was intended for, and the society in which it circulated.
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