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The Swing (painting)


The Swing (French: L'Escarpolette), also known as The Happy Accidents of the Swing is an 18th-century oil painting by Jean-Honoré Fragonard in the Wallace ...

Fragonard, The Swing | Art History: Rococo | Khan Academy


Jean-Honoré Fragonard, The Swing, oil on canvas, 1767 (Wallace Collection, London) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker.

The Swing - Jean-Honore Fragonard


Fragonard's scenes of frivolity and gallantry are considered the embodiment of the Rococo spirit. A pupil of Chardin and later Boucher, he won the Prix de Rome  ...

Fragonard's The Swing


628: The origin of Fragonard's The Swing is by chance known. The writer Charles Collé recorded having met the painter Gabriel-François Doyen on 2 October ...

The Swing - Fragonard Jean-Honore - WikiArt.org


The Swing, 1767 by Jean-Honore Fragonard. Rococo. genre painting.

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Dec 27, 2013 ... 'The Swing' is an eighteenth-century masterpiece by Jean-Honoré Fragonard that embodies the spirit of the Rococo artistic style. In this film ...

The Swing by Jean-Honoré Fragonard | my daily art display


Mar 29, 2011 ... The Swing by Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1767). The Rococo style of art was characterised by lightness, grace, playfulness and intimacy and ...

Fragonard's “The Swing” and a Little Dog | Alberti's Window


Sep 22, 2011 ... The first art history paper I ever wrote in college was on Fragonard's The Swing ( shown above). I remember writing about the Rococo style and ...

ARTH101: Smarthistory.org "Fragonard's The Swing"


May 28, 2015 ... The Beginnings of Rococo. In the early years of the 1700s, at the end of the reign of Louis XIV (who dies in 1715), there was a shift away from ...

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Jan 10, 2015 ... File:Fragonard, The Swing.jpg. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Jump to: navigation, search. File; File history; File usage ...

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The Swing | artble.com


Fragonard's best-known painting, this piece encompasses the true spirit of the Rococo.

Wallace Collection Online - The Swing


The Swing is Fragonard's best-known painting, encapsulating for many the finesse, humour and joie de vivre of the Rococo. No other work better demonstrates ...

The Swing by Jean-Honoré Fragonard on ArtEx - galleryIntell


Jean- Honoré Fragonard's The Swing is the very embodiment of a well- concealed pun, wit, and eroticism. In fact it was the scandalous work of its time.