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    Social, political, or economic conditions can alter the nature and meaning of art.

    Be certain to support your position with examples that compare and contrast at least two of the following eras: Baroque, Rococo, Neoclassicism, and Romanticism. Choose specific examples of artistic achievements from the two eras. Examples can be drawn from architecture, painting, printmaking, or sculpture. You may use the links below for assistance

    Metropolitan Museum of Art. Caravaggio (Michelangelo Merisi) (1571-1610) and his Followers

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art: www.metmuseum.org

    Tate Britain. Gothic Nightmares: Fuseli, Blake, and The Romantic Imagination

    Gothic Nightmares


    Harden, Mark. Artchive: Sculpture Garden Baroque

    Sculpture Garden Baroque


    Digital Archive of Architecture 17th Century

    Digital Archive of Architecture


    Chateau de Versailles

    Chateau de Versailles


    National Gallery of Art French and Italian Painting of the 17th Century
    National Gallery of Art


    Web Gallery of Art

    Web Gallery of Art


    Mark Harden's Artchive: Rococo

    Mark Harden's Artchive: Rococo


    Russ, Wendy and Carrie Carolin: Women Artists in History: Seventeenth Century

    Women Artists in History: Seventeenth Century

    http://www.wendy.com/women/artists.html#17 (A list of 17th century women artists)

    Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Rococo Style

    Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Rococo Style


    AT&T Knowledge Network. Eyes on Art: No fear o' Eras: Rococo

    AT&T Knowledge Network


    Tigertail Associates. Tigertail Virtual Art Museum: Baroque Room

    Tigertail Virtual Art Museum


    National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Tour: 18th and 19th Century France?Neoclassicism Overview

    National Gallery of Art


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    The statement is true in context of an overall concern of citizens. The contemporary world is as viable as the previous eras to determine the truth of the statement, with focus on the elements of policy, government, and economic impacts. The current trend is more individualistic than before in history, because in the United States we have become more self aware of our likes and dislikes, and the access we and the rest of the world has to the global view.

    One of the most prominent ways to support the truth of the statement is from the past. The end of the flamboyant, overwhelming decorative, heavy work of the French art came to an end with the death of Louis XIV. The elite left the ...

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    A discussion with supporting examples on how art appreciation can change with policy, economic, and social changes.