Drawn to Art

Drawn to Art[Ebook] ➠ Drawn to Art By Sonia Couturier – Oaklandjobs.co.uk In the eighteenth century's burgeoning culture of travel and Grand Tours Rome was the essential destination From all over Europe artists jostled with art lovers and collectors of antiuities each influ In the eighteenth century's burgeoning culture of travel and Grand Tours Rome was the essential destination From all over Europe artists jostled with art lovers and collectors of antiuities each influencing the other in their respective ambitions The cult of Rome was Drawn to Epub / particularly strong in France and this volume looks at than works by artists such as Hubert Robert Jean Honor Fragonard and Jacues Louis David who made pilgrimages to the Eternal City and who were decisively influenced by their time there The works are contextualized across five different sections the first focuses on the tradition of academic training in Rome; the second explores the depiction of the city's landscape and surrounding countryside; the third looks at Rome and Paris' cultures of art lovers patrons and artists; the fourth section examines the eighteenth century conception of antiues; and the final section looks at Rome's annual festivals and their influence on French artists.

Drawn to Art ePUB Þ Drawn to  Epub / Paperback
  • Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • Drawn to Art
  • Sonia Couturier
  • English
  • 04 April 2015
  • 9788836620548