• Stonebreakers
    Art History III, Stone Breaker/Olympia summary Through Graev's article we compare and contrast the iconography of Courbet's The Stone Breakers and Manet's Olympia. Both paintings try to emphasize the classification of the human body. They are similar in that both show humanistic aspects...
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  • Venus of Urbino
    Comparing Venus of Urbino Through inspiration from Giorgiones’ Sleeping Venus, Titian a younger contemporary, developed the standard for the female nude, in his Venus of Urbino. Unlike his predecessor, Giorgione, Titian’s painting is one of the first indoor nudes in the renaissance era. The painting...
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  • Venus of Urbino vs. Olympia
    Intro to Visual Arts Bryce Speed November 30, 2012 Faces of Sexuality Sexuality has been a face of a rt for many centuries. Olympia by Edouard Manet and Venus of Urbino by Titian represent the face for female domination and the ability to lure men. As we look at these two different faces of sexuality...
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  • Manet
    Harold Shaw Hum314 November 12th, 2012 A comparison on Venus or Urbino and Monet’s Olympia As the upper class Renaissance movement took pace in Italy during the 14th century many different originally theories and beliefs became relevant in Greeks and Roman life. Mainly the importance of the individual...
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  • THE IDEALISED BODY
    MOSINYIEMANG OTHUSITSE OTHMOS001 THE IDEALISED BODY This research seeks to compare and contrast the following paintings by; Titian’s, Venus of Urbino. 1538, Edouard Manet’s, Olympia. 1863 and Lucian Freud’s Naked Portrait (Kate Moss). 2002 by looking at “The Idealised Body” in relation to the issues of “gaze...
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  • Visual Arts
    their own frames, and the first to use glowing and melting intensity in his works. One of Giorgione’s works includes the artwork Sleeping Venus or The Dresden Venus created in 1510. It is oil on canvas and measures 108 by 175cm. The reclining figure is used across the whole width of the painting making...
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  • Explain how artist’s practice is affected by time and place
    Giorgione’s “Sleeping Venus” and Titian’s “Venus of Urbino, along with more post-modern conceptual artworks such as Manet’s “Olympia” and Morimura’s “Portrait (Fatugo)”. Giorgione’s “Sleeping Venus” is claimed to be the embodiment of love. She is displayed to the viewer as Venus, the goddess of love...
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  • The Meaning of a Work of Art/Media//Design Is Not Fixed, Whatever the Intention of the Maker.
    fact, some nude images may have even been created with pornographic intent. This essay will address the title's statement using Titian's 1538 Venus of Urbino, a painting which at various points throughout history has been dismissed as crass and pornographic, or celebrated as a seminal example of the...
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  • Artwork Portrayal
    the world including Nymph and Shepherd, Allegory Of Prudence, Venus of Urbino. The Venus Of Urbino was painted in 1538 by Titian using oil paint which he was well known for his use of it. Venus of Urbino was painted for the Duke of Urbino representing the allegory of marriage showing the duties the...
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  • Titian/Manet Compare and Contrast
    Dylan Negri Ren. through 1855 Compare & Contrast 6/21/11 Titian made his Venus of Urbino in Italy 1538 during the Venetian Renaissance. Titian has domesticated Venus by moving her to an indoor setting, engaging her with the viewer, and making her sensuality explicit. Titian’s composition is...
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  • Art Comparison 1
    and Contrast: The Sleeping Venus and Olympia Ben Storms [pic] The Sleeping Venus/Dresden Venus, Giorgione with landscape and sky by Titian. 1510 [pic] Olympia, Ĕdouard Manet. 1863 The Sleeping Venus, or Dresden Venus, is by Italian Renaissance...
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  • Gender, Race, Art
    ------------------------------------------------- Race, Gender, and art history Edouard Manet, Olympia 1865 May 11, 2013 Edouard Manet’s painting of Olympia, 1865 was one of the most scandalous paintings of its time. In this painting, a woman lies naked on a bed with a black servant...
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  • Monet and Olympia
    Art 188 Olympia took hard criticism at that time. Even though the nude female was typical subject of painting, Olympia was obviously different from the formers such as Titian’s “Venus of Urbino”. Monet simplified the color of body. It makes her body look angular, flat like a photograph and her body...
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  • the reclining nude
    painting his version of an idealized female form as we are able to see in “Venus of urbino” (1538). Edouard Manet was known for challenging his society through his version of the reclining nude recreating it in his work “Olympia” (1863) in order to show the culture of his time. Yasumasa Morimura also...
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  • The controversy in Art
    female nude sculptures is Praxiteles’ The Venus de Milo. It was likely created between 130 and 100 BC, although the exact date of origin is a source of some controversy. Discovered in 1820, the nude torso enabled her to be identified as Aphrodite, the Roman Venus, goddess of love and beauty. Her serene...
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  • Global Art History Fall 2010
    Tales of Venus and What are Now Heavens and Christian Iconography Viewed as Pagan Gods, and Polytheism • Healthy Mix of Glorious Images of the • Grand, Grand, Grand.... “Adam and Eve,” Titian, 1550, Oil on Canvas “Europa,” Titian, 1560-1562, Oil on Canvas, 178cm x 205cm “Venus with a...
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  • Art History Paper - Behind the Scene
    with. When comparing the 19th century art to the G2B advertisement, one can see that there are similarities to mythological paintings. The painting, Olympia, which Manet brought to the Paris Salon in 1865, was different from any other mythological painting. He chose to paint a woman of his time, a woman...
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  • #1 Weekly Assignment
    Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo be seen in the works of Raphael? Describe all 3 artists. 2. What are some possible explanations for Titian’s Venus of Urbino? 3. Describe Durer’s The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. #8 WEEKLY ASSIGNMENT Answer the following questions in typed, paragraph form...
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  • The Physicality of an Artwork Is a Product of Its Time and Place.
    them within their artwork as well as being influenced by the events of that time. Through the works ‘Mosaic of Emperor Justinian and his Court’, ‘Olympia’ by Edouard Manet, ‘Le Demoiselles d’Avignon’ by Pablo Picasso, performance artist Orlan and ‘Overstepping’ by Julie Rrap, the physicality of an artwork...
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  • study guide
    Leonardo da Vinci Last Supper Janine Antoni Gnaw Austrian/Gravettian Venus of Willendorf Moche Pottery Depicting Sexual Intercourse Kitagawa Utamaro Pair of Lovers Titian Venus of Urbino Edouard Manet Olympia Alice Neel Self-Portrait (1980) Barbara Kruger Untitled(Your body is...
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