Romanticism
 A love story this ain’t
Romanticism

• A reaction against the universal
  standards set by the Enlightenment
• Characterized by a fascination with...
Music - Overture and
      fantasia
             Beethoven and
              Mendelssohn
Music - Nocturne and
Rhapsody, Tone poems
          Chopin and Wagner
Poetry

• William
  Wordsworth
• Wrote Tintern
  Abbey and co-
  wrote Lyrical
  Ballads with....
Poetry

• Samuel Taylor
  Coleridge
• Wrote The Rime of the
  Ancient Mariner
• Their Lyrical Ballads
  set an agenda for ...
Literature
• Wolfgang Goethe
• Representative of
  Sturm und Drang
  (storm and
  stress)movement
• Wrote Faust and
  the ...
Literature

• Sir Walter Scott
  of Edinburgh
• Historical
  dramas like
  Ivanhoe, Rob
  Roy, Lady of
  the Lake and
  Br...
Literature


• Victor Hugo
• Wrote Les
  Miserables and
  The Hunchback
  of Notre Dame
Literature

• Aleksandr Pushkin
• Wrote Boris
  Gudonov and
  Eugene Onegin
• Died from wounds
  sustained in a duel
  wit...
U.S. Literature

• Edgar Allen Poe
• Fall of the
  House of Usher,
  The Tell-tale
  Heart, The
  Raven, The
  Cask of
  A...
Visual Arts
• William Blake
Visual Arts
Visual Arts


• John Constable
• Gentleness of
  nature instead
  of urban slums
Visual Arts
Visual Arts


• JMW Turner
• Force and
  power in
  nature
Visual arts
Visual Arts
Visual Arts
Visual Arts
• John William Waterhouse
Visual Arts
Visual Arts
• Eugene Delacroix
Visual Arts
Visual Arts
Visual Arts
Theodore Gericault
Visual Arts
Francisco Goya
Visual Arts
Henry Fuseli
Visual Arts
Caspar David Friedrich
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  • Art romantics

    1. 1. Romanticism A love story this ain’t
    2. 2. Romanticism • A reaction against the universal standards set by the Enlightenment • Characterized by a fascination with God, the occult, the beauty and power of nature, cultural identity, and the futility of perfecting mankind
    3. 3. Music - Overture and fantasia Beethoven and Mendelssohn
    4. 4. Music - Nocturne and Rhapsody, Tone poems Chopin and Wagner
    5. 5. Poetry • William Wordsworth • Wrote Tintern Abbey and co- wrote Lyrical Ballads with....
    6. 6. Poetry • Samuel Taylor Coleridge • Wrote The Rime of the Ancient Mariner • Their Lyrical Ballads set an agenda for the Romantic writers
    7. 7. Literature • Wolfgang Goethe • Representative of Sturm und Drang (storm and stress)movement • Wrote Faust and the Sorrows of Young Werther
    8. 8. Literature • Sir Walter Scott of Edinburgh • Historical dramas like Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, Lady of the Lake and Braveheart
    9. 9. Literature • Victor Hugo • Wrote Les Miserables and The Hunchback of Notre Dame
    10. 10. Literature • Aleksandr Pushkin • Wrote Boris Gudonov and Eugene Onegin • Died from wounds sustained in a duel with his wife’s lover
    11. 11. U.S. Literature • Edgar Allen Poe • Fall of the House of Usher, The Tell-tale Heart, The Raven, The Cask of Amontillado
    12. 12. Visual Arts • William Blake
    13. 13. Visual Arts
    14. 14. Visual Arts • John Constable • Gentleness of nature instead of urban slums
    15. 15. Visual Arts
    16. 16. Visual Arts • JMW Turner • Force and power in nature
    17. 17. Visual arts
    18. 18. Visual Arts
    19. 19. Visual Arts
    20. 20. Visual Arts • John William Waterhouse
    21. 21. Visual Arts
    22. 22. Visual Arts • Eugene Delacroix
    23. 23. Visual Arts
    24. 24. Visual Arts
    25. 25. Visual Arts Theodore Gericault
    26. 26. Visual Arts Francisco Goya
    27. 27. Visual Arts Henry Fuseli
    28. 28. Visual Arts Caspar David Friedrich

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