Nicolas Poussin Funeral of Phocion by ggy86211

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									Nicolas Poussin: Funeral of Phocion
Jean-Antoine Watteau:
Pilgrimage to Cythera
 Jacques-Louis David:
The Oath of the Horatii
Théodore Géricault:
The Raft of Medusa
    Eugène Delacroix:
Liberty Leading the People
Nicolas Poussin: Funeral of Phocion
Versailles
Jean-Antoine Watteau:
Pilgrimage to Cythera
Versailles
      Classical Theater (1600s)
► Pierrede Corneille: The Cid (1637)
► Jean Racine: Phaedra (1677)
► Molière: Tartuffe (1664)


► The three unities: time, place action
► Verisimilitude – actions must be believable
► Respect moral codes
► Tragedy - death
► Comedy –marriage
► “noble”   language
           Romantic Theater
► Victor Hugo
► 3 unities not respected
► genre was mixed, not pure tragedy but had
  comic moments: melodrama
► no decorum: violence on stage
► language: “put the red bonnet on the old
  dictionary” (Hugo)
► The Battle of Hernani – 1830
Gardens of Versailles
Buttes Chaumont

								
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