Learning Objectives – French Romanticism
- Understand the major features, values, tones, colors, subjects, genres and techniques of Romantic art. How does it differ from the Neoclassic art that came before?
- Understand Theodore Gericault’s (JHAY ree coe) “The Raft of the Medusa” as explained in “How to Look at a Painting” in the Introduction to your textbook
- Understand Eugene Delacroix’s “Death of Sardanapalus” and how it exemplifies Romantic art
Strickland, Carol. The Annotated Mona Lisa. Kansas City: Andrews McMeel, 2007 . Print.
Gaunt, William. The Observer’s Book of Painting and Graphic Art. London, New York: Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd. 1976, Print.