Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Neo Classicism

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, The Temple of Neptune, Paestum, etching

Benjamin West, Victory and Death of General Wolfe, exemplum virtutis

Abraham Darby, Iron Bridge at Ironbridge, England, Industrial Revolution

Thomas Telford, Pontcysylte Aqueduct, Wales, Industrial Revolution

Thomas Telford, Menai Bridge, Wales, Industrial Revolution

Thomas Jefferson, Library, University of Virginia Campus Library, American Revolution

Jacques Louis David, The Oath of the Horatii

Jacques Louis David, The Death of Marat, The French Revolution


exemplum virtutis
The Industrial Revolution
--Abraham Darby
--Thomas Telford
The American Revolution
--Thomas Jefferson
----University of Virginia
The French Revolution
--Jacques Louis David
----Jean Paul Marat

Read Chapter 21

Mozart, Masonic Funeral Music