David e l'arte della rivoluzione francese (Art dossier Giunti)

By Orietta Rossi Pinelli

Jacques-Louis David (30 August 1748 – 29 December 1825) was once an influential French painter within the Neoclassical type, thought of to be the preeminent painter of the period. within the 1780s his cerebral model of background portray marked a transformation in style clear of Rococo frivolity towards a classical austerity and severity, heightened feeling chiming with the ethical weather of the ultimate years of the Ancien Régime.
David later turned an lively supporter of the French Revolution and buddy of Maximilien Robespierre (1758–1794), and used to be successfully a dictator of the humanities below the French Republic. Imprisoned after Robespierre's fall from energy, he aligned himself with another political regime upon his unlock, that of Napoleon I. It was once at present that he built his Empire kind, extraordinary for its use of hot Venetian colors. After Napoleon's fall from energy and the Bourbon revival, David exiled himself to Brussels, then within the uk of the Netherlands, the place he remained till his dying. David had a great number of scholars, making him the most powerful impact in French artwork of the early nineteenth century, in particular educational Salon painting.

Sommario:

PARIGI E los angeles RIVOLUZIONE
Cambia anche il pace (Francesco H. Maiello)
DAVID E LE FESTE REPUBBLICANE
La festa dell'Essere Supremo (Francesco Pitocco)
DAVID E los angeles PITTURA in keeping with los angeles RIVOLUZIONE
DAVID E los angeles NASCITA DEL MUSEO
DAVID: VITA E OPERE
Cronologia
Bibliografia

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