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Baroque/Barock/Barok

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The definition of the Baroque age is still subject to debate among critics and historians. In one of its most commonly accepted meanings, Baroque describes some aspects of 17th-century art, with sumptuous Roma at the center, that upset the proportions and static harmony of the Renaissance already undermined by Mannerism during the previous century through the use of curves, strange movements of forms, the daring optics of illusionism, and theatricality. Bernini, Borromini, da Cortona, and Rubens were, among others, decisive ...

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Baroque/Barock/Barok
2013, Welcome Rain Publishers

ISBN-13: 9781566499774

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