Symbolism

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Symbolism

  1. 1. Symbolism<br />By Doug Brennan<br />
  2. 2. Symbolism was prominent from 1885-1910<br />It was created as a reaction to the naturalism movement. <br />Symbolists felt that objects and subjects were being depicted too literally, so they wanted to highlight feelings and emotions in an exaggerated fashion.<br />
  3. 3. Prominent Artists<br />Gustav Moreau: 1826-1898<br />Odilon Redon: 1840-1960<br />Gustav Klimt: 1862-1918<br />Edvard Munch: 1863-1944<br />
  4. 4. The Scream<br />Edvard Munch<br />1893<br />
  5. 5. Spirit of the Forest<br />Odilon Redon<br />1880<br />
  6. 6. The Crying Spider<br />Odilon Redon<br />1881<br />
  7. 7. The Kiss<br />Gustav Klimt<br />1907-1908<br />
  8. 8. Jurisprudence<br />Gustav Klimt<br />1903-1907<br />
  9. 9. Oedipus and the Sphinx<br />Gustave Moreau<br />1864<br />

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