Monday, November 3, 2014

1.Jacques-Louis David
3.Neoclassical style, history painting
4. He emphasized space, form, value, color.
5. balance, contrast, movement.
6.depends, mostly monumental or important
7. The artwork that he produced for most of his life was to showcase the politics of his time. He either painted from recent events in his time or ancient events that held symbolic purpose to anything happening at the time. 
8. Th artist is worth sharing because many of his paintings are of historical importance. The fact that he had painted a portrait of Napoleon and was close to many influential figures in history shows his importance. Another reason is the skill that is present in his paintings is fantastic. 
Death of Marat - Jacques Louis David -
Napoleon Crossing the Alps - Jacques Louis David -
Oath of the Horatii - Jacques Louis David -

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