Famous Neo-Classical Artists<br />Jacques-Louis David <br />Antonio Canova <br />Angelica Kauffman<br />Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres<br />
About Neoclassicalism:<br />Characterized by harsh sculptural lines, a subdued palette, and for the most part, planar instead or linear recession into space.<br />Inspired by the French Revolution<br />Designed to heighten moral standards to replace the corruption of Louis XVI’s France.<br />
About Neoclassicalism Cont.<br />Modeled after the Roman Empire and imitated form and content of classical works of art.<br />Neoclassical architecture dominated in France, England and America, for example, the U.S. Capital.<br />
‘Oath of the Horatii’ by Jacques-Louis David, 1784<br />
‘The Artist in the Character of Design Listening to the Inspiration of Poetry’ by Angelica Kauffman, 1782<br />
‘Pauline Borghese’ as Venus by Antonio Canova, 1808<br />
‘Grande Odalisque’ by Jean-Augustine-Dominique Ingres, 1814<br />
Works cited <br />http://www.artmovements.co.uk/home.htm<br />http://www.bridgemanartondemand.com/page/movements<br />http://www.artcyclopedia.com/<br />
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