Text of Baroque News Poster 2020-07-03آ France, Spain, South America and The Netherlands. Baroque went...
The Baroque movement started in
1600's Italy until 1750. The word
Baroque comes from the Portuguese
phrase for 'Mishapen Pearl'.
Baroque included scary, dark and
religious art as well as architecture,
sculpture and music.
Baroque spawned some of the world's
greatest art, from painters such as
Rembrandt, Caravaggio, Rubens and
WHY SO FAMOUS?
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Some of the qualities of Baroque Art
are grandeur, sensuous richness,
drama, dynamism, movement, tension,
and emotional exuberance. Paintings
are often dark and graphical. The
development of the Baroque style was
closely linked with the Catholic Church.
The Baroque on its journey towards
England, made some stops in Brussels
France, Spain, South America and
Baroque went out of popularity in
1750, closely followed by the classical
movement (neoclassisism). However, its
painting are still selling today, with a
privately owned self portrait due to sell
for approx 15 million pounds!