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Romanticism and Art

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In the age of revolutions, at the end of the eighteenth century, the mental and spiritual life of North America and Europe began to undergo a historic and irreversible change. The ideas of spontaneity, direct expression and natural feeling transformed the arts, encouraging artists to explore the extremes in human nature, from heroism to insanity and despair. Widely praised...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published September 1st 1994 by Thames & Hudson (first published January 1st 1978)
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A gift from the eternally lovely Ms. O'Neil...given to me just when I needed it. I'm putting it in my take-to-the-studio bag right this second!
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Last chance to figure out the difference between Enlightenment Art & Romantic Art :S...
Nice clarity in dealing with complex and often vague concepts.
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an incredibly well written book.
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