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British art

  1. 1. British Art
  2. 2. Our life seems to be impossible without art.
  3. 3. Art penetrates into all spheres and sides of our life and makes it brighter, richer and more intellectual.
  4. 4. Painting in England began to develop later than in over European countries. Painting in GB in the 17th-19th centuries is represented by a number of great artists.
  5. 5. Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599 - 1641) the father of the English portrait school
  6. 6. His most famous works are: his self portrait
  7. 7. «Portrait of the Man»
  8. 8. «Charles I»
  9. 9. William Hogarth (1697 - 1764)
  10. 10. Among his best works are: «Captain Coram»
  11. 11. «The Shrimp Girl»
  12. 12. «Mode Marriage»
  13. 13. Thomas Gainsborough (1727 - 1788) • A good amateur violinist and a lover of drama, he was an artistic person by nature.
  14. 14. Richard Sheridan
  15. 15. London Academy of Arts
  16. 16. Thomas Gainsborough is acknowledge as an excellent women painter. ”Mrs. Siddons”
  17. 17. “Two Daughters” are among his best creatures.
  18. 18. His portraits are painted in clear tones in which blue and gray predominate. One of his best pictures is the famous “Blue boy”
  19. 19. His other masterpiece is “The Portrait of Duchess de Befou”
  20. 20. He was one of the first English artists who painted his native land. The best landscape of his are: “Watering Place” and “Harvest Wagon”.
  21. 21. William Joseph Turner (1774 - 1851) was the greatest English romantic, landscape and marine painter.
  22. 22. During his life Turner created some hundreds of paintings and some thousands of water-colors and drawings. Some of his famous pictures are: “The Fighting Temeraire”
  23. 23. “Rain, Steam and Speed”
  24. 24. “Light and Color”
  25. 25. “Fisherman at Sea”
  26. 26. “Calais Pier” is one of his greatest creations.
  27. 27. So if portrait painting is one of the glories of English art, landscape is another: in both directions it rose to supreme highs.
  28. 28. Thank you, for your attention!

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