Landscape Stefani Atkinson Hayley Mackay Garrett Haag Alex Narath Zach McKenna   UNST 124g
Mount Hood  Albert Bierstadt 1869
Albert Bierstadt  <ul><li>German Painter </li></ul><ul><li>1830-1902 </li></ul><ul><li>Oil on canvas </li></ul><ul><li>Exc...
Mount Hood  Albert Bierstadt 1869
Romanticism <ul><li>Approximately 1750-1850 </li></ul><ul><li>Reaction To Industrial Revolution </li></ul><ul><li>Shift Fr...
Mt. Hood William Samuel Parrott 1870
William Samuel Parrott <ul><li>Born in Missouri, American painter </li></ul><ul><li>1844-1915 </li></ul><ul><li>Traveled t...
Bierstadt vs. Parrott <ul><li>Emphasis On Lightness Of Atmosphere </li></ul><ul><li>Lush Greenery </li></ul><ul><li>Bright...
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  1. 1. Landscape Stefani Atkinson Hayley Mackay Garrett Haag Alex Narath Zach McKenna UNST 124g
  2. 2. Mount Hood Albert Bierstadt 1869
  3. 3. Albert Bierstadt <ul><li>German Painter </li></ul><ul><li>1830-1902 </li></ul><ul><li>Oil on canvas </li></ul><ul><li>Excessively large canvases </li></ul><ul><li>Landscape scenes </li></ul><ul><li>Largely enhanced to fit how he thought nature should be </li></ul><ul><li>Romanticism evident throughout works </li></ul><ul><li>Excessive use of light and atmospheric elements </li></ul>
  4. 4. Mount Hood Albert Bierstadt 1869
  5. 5. Romanticism <ul><li>Approximately 1750-1850 </li></ul><ul><li>Reaction To Industrial Revolution </li></ul><ul><li>Shift From Age of Enlightenment and Emphasis on Reason </li></ul><ul><li>Hudson River School </li></ul><ul><li>Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Cole, Thomas Hill </li></ul><ul><li>Focus on American Landscapes with Romantic Influence </li></ul><ul><li>“ Romanticism exalted individualism, subjectivism, irrationalism, imagination, emotions, and nature-emotion over reason and senses over intellect. Since they were in revolt against the orders they favored the revival of potentially unlimited number of styles (anything that aroused them).” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Romantic artists were fascinated by the nature, the genius, their passions and inner struggles, their moods, mental potentials, the heroes.” </li></ul><ul><li>“ Romantic artist had a role of an ultimate egoistic creator, with the spirit above strict formal rules and traditional procedures. He had imagination as a gateway to transcendent experience and spiritual truth.” </li></ul><ul><li>Source: http://www.huntfor.com/arthistory </li></ul>
  6. 6. Mt. Hood William Samuel Parrott 1870
  7. 7. William Samuel Parrott <ul><li>Born in Missouri, American painter </li></ul><ul><li>1844-1915 </li></ul><ul><li>Traveled throughout the Northwest </li></ul><ul><li>Followed Hudson River School’s romantic style </li></ul><ul><li>Often painted several version of same landscape, different times/views </li></ul>
  8. 8. Bierstadt vs. Parrott <ul><li>Emphasis On Lightness Of Atmosphere </li></ul><ul><li>Lush Greenery </li></ul><ul><li>Bright Light </li></ul><ul><li>Clear Skies </li></ul><ul><li>Abundant Wildlife </li></ul><ul><li>Added In Scenery (i.e. Waterfalls) </li></ul><ul><li>Heavy Atmospheric Emphasis </li></ul><ul><li>Fallen Trees </li></ul><ul><li>Dark Lighting </li></ul><ul><li>Cloudy Skies </li></ul><ul><li>Empty Hillsides </li></ul>

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