This is a chronological list of periods in Western art history. An art period is a phase in the development of the work of an artist, groups of artists or art movement. ... Dutch Golden Age painting – 1585 – 1702: Flemish Baroque painting – 1585 ...


Rococo less commonly roccoco, or "Late Baroque", is a highly ornamental and theatrical style of decoration which combines asymmetry, scrolling curves, gilding , white and pastel colors, sculpted molding, and trompe l'oeil frescoes to create the illusions of surprise, motion and drama. .... Artists in Italy, particularly Venice, also produced an exuberant rococo style.


Dec 4, 2011 ... The Rococo movement was an artistic period that emerged in France and spread throughout the world in the late 17th and early 18th century.


Francois Boucher was the 18th century painter and engraver whose works are regarded as the perfect expression of French taste in the Rococo period. Trained  ...


Rococo style, style in interior design, the decorative arts, painting, ... and French furniture of the period also displayed curving forms, naturalistic shell and ... more austere movement of Neoclassicism began to supplant the Rococo in France.


Jul 16, 2013 ... Roccoco art: its history, as well as key figures in the movement. ... for the serpentine patterns seen in the Decorative Arts of the Rococo period.


Rococo is derived from the French word rocaille, originally meaning the bits of rocky ... characteristic of baroque painting gave way to quick, delicate movements , ...


Jun 26, 2018 ... Baroque period art is a bit fuzzy for you, fear not. .... The Rococo art movement, which primarily came about through interior decoration, saw ...


Development and history of the Rococo art and key artists. ... among others, influenced the Rococo period's emphasis on swirling color and erotic subject matter.