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Neoclassicism is the name given to Western movements in the decorative and visual arts, ... and Geschichte der Kunst des Alterthums ("History of Ancient Art", 1764) were the first to distinguish sharply between Ancient Greek and Roman art,  ...


The Neoclassical style arose from first-hand observation and reproduction of antique works.”


Artists like David supported the rebels through an art that asked for clear-headed thinking, self-sacrifice to the State (as in Oath of the Horatii) and an ... Neoclassicism on the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History.


Dec 12, 2013 ... Read a brief history of 18th-century Neoclassicism. Learn more on artnet Insights.


Cupid and Psyche (1786-93, Louvre) A Neoclassical masterpiece by the. Italian sculptor Antonio Canova. See Male Nudes in Art History. See Female Nudes in ...


Mar 22, 2017 ... Classicism and Neoclassicism, in the arts, historical tradition or aesthetic attitudes based on the art of Greece and Rome in antiquity. In the ...


Neoclassicism was a widespread and influential movement in painting and the other visual arts that began in the 1760s, reached its height in the 1780s and '90s  ...


Neoclassical Art: List of artists and index to where their art can be viewed at art museums worldwide.


How Neoclassical art got its name? and where did it originate? ... of artists behind such resurgence of classical tradition in his book History of Ancient Art (1764).


Nov 13, 2009 ... NEOCLASSICISM AND THE ANTIQUE. The Rediscovery of the Past. Classicism, since the Renaissance, had been the foundation of an ...