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By Gene Mittler

ISBN-10: 0078685451

ISBN-13: 9780078685453

Paintings in concentration - the most appropriate highschool paintings heritage textual content! This built-in, chronological method of the learn of paintings demonstrates the interrelationships of aesthetics, paintings feedback, paintings background, and studio paintings.

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4 cm (60 3⁄4 ϫ 53 ϫ 21Љ). The Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia. © Nancy Graves Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Chapter 1 Art and You 7 evident in the same work. After all, some works are successful because they do look real. Others do not mirror reality, but are still pleasing to the eye. Still others do not look lifelike and are not visually appealing, but succeed in communicating ideas or feelings. If you take into account all these qualities, you can define visual arts as unique expressions of ideas, beliefs, experiences, and feelings presented in well-designed visual forms.

Artists wanted to create art that glorified God, not themselves. This changed during the Renaissance, when artists hoped to gain fame through their art. Many earned the respect and admiration of society. Not all succeeded, however. For example, Judith Leyster (lie-ster) was completely ignored for generations after her death in 1660, because, as a woman, she was considered incapable of producing significant art. Her paintings were attributed to another Dutch artist, Frans Hals, until her signature was accidentally discovered on a work previously credited to Hals.

4 cm (60 3⁄4 ϫ 53 ϫ 21Љ). The Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia. © Nancy Graves Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Chapter 1 Art and You 7 evident in the same work. After all, some works are successful because they do look real. Others do not mirror reality, but are still pleasing to the eye. Still others do not look lifelike and are not visually appealing, but succeed in communicating ideas or feelings. If you take into account all these qualities, you can define visual arts as unique expressions of ideas, beliefs, experiences, and feelings presented in well-designed visual forms.

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