Rococo less commonly roccoco, or "Late Baroque", was a highly ornamental and theatrical style of decoration which combined 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.


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 ...


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.


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.


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  ...


Pastel colours, i.e. soft and light shades, are characteristic of the period (e.g. A Lady in a Garden taking ... What gave rise to Rococo art movement? and where?


... away from the monarchy, toward the aristocracy characterizes the art of this period. ... As with most Rococo paintings, the subject of Fragonard's The Swing is not ... a sense of movement and a prominent diagonal line—the painting lacks the ...


Apr 29, 2018 ... Rococo painting and decorative art flourished in 18th-century France. ... in this frivolous aesthetic built upon the flamboyance of the Baroque period, ... The Rococo movement is predominantly associated with two types of art: ...


Sep 20, 2017 ... Find homework help for "BAROQUE AND ROCOCO ART PERIODS" and ... ( McKay & McKay, 2010) So began the Baroque movement with it's ...