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Final exam solutions

You may be interested to know that the final exam solutions are now available in the Documents tab. You may not be, though. I wouldn’t blame you. 85 more words


Napoleon Crossing the Alps @ Jacques-Louis David

Napoleon Crossing the Alps (also known as Napoleon at the Saint-Bernard Pass or Bonaparte Crossing the Alps) is the title given to the five versions of an oil on canvas equestrian portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte painted by the French artist Jacques-Louis David between 1801 and 1805. 536 more words


Jacques Louis David

Who was Jacques Louis David

Jacques-Louis David (30 August 1748 – 29 December 1825) was an influential French painter in the Neoclassical style, a style of rigorous contours, sculpted forms, and polished surfaces. 58 more words


No hay esperanza

“No hay esperanza más que para los seres limitados. Nunca le abandona enteramente al hombre de cerebro estrecho, que se preocupa por cosas pequeñas. Su mano ávida escarba la tierra para hallar tesoros, y se da por satisfecho si encuentra un gusano”

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Classical Art, A Product of It's Time

During the 1700′s, large swathes of western society called for social reform, equality, and even independence. The emergence of power from the lower classes during the enlightenment caused a shift in art. 756 more words