F/D Baroque

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    • Peter Paul Ruben
    • Elevation of the Cross
    • 1610
    • (Flanders Belgium)
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    • Rembradnt
    • Night Watch
    • 1642
    • (Holland)
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    • Frans Hals
    • Archers of St. Hadrian
    • 1633
    • (Holland)
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    • Rembrandt
    • Self-Portrait
    • 1659-1660
    • (Holland)
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    • Judith Leyster
    • Self-Portrait
    • C. 1630
  6. Genre
    A category of artistic composition, as in music or literature, marked by a distinctive style, form, or content
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    • Jan Vermeer
    • The Letter
    • 1666
  8. Camera Obscura
    The Latin name means "dark chamber," and the earliest versions, dating to antiquity, consisted of small darkened rooms with light admitted through a single tiny hole. The result was that an inverted image of the outside scene was cast on the opposite wall, which was usually whitened. For centuries the technique was used for viewing eclipses of the Sun without endangering the eyes and, by the 16th century, as an aid to drawing; the subject was posed outside and the image reflected on a piece of drawing paper for the artist to trace
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    • Pieter Claesz
    • Vanitas Still Life
    • 1630's
  10. Vanitas
    A still-life painting of a 17th-century Dutch genre containing symbols of death or change as a reminder of their inevitability.
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F/D Baroque
2012-03-05 20:24:16

Flemish/Dutch Baroque
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