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 ...
Jean-Honoré Fragonard, The Swing, oil on canvas, 1767 (Wallace Collection,
London) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker.
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
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, 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 ...
Mar 29, 2011 ... The Swing by Jean-Honoré Fragonard (1767). The Rococo style of art was
characterised by lightness, grace, playfulness and intimacy and ...
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 ...
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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