Flashcards in Baroque Vocab Deck (25)
paintings in which scenes of everyday life form the subject matter
to cover (a painted surface or parts of it) with a thin layer of transparent color in order to modify the tone
laying on paint thickly
an open square or public place in a city or town,
a tapering, four-sided shaft of stone
a shallow rectangular feature projecting from a wall, having a capital and base and usually imitating the form of a column
the entire construction of a classical temple or the like between the columns and the eaves, usually composed of an architrave, a frieze, and a cornice.
a permanent ornamental canopy, as above a freestanding altar or throne
A classical order dating from late Roman times, formed by superimposing Ionic volutes on a Corinthian capital
naked, chubby angel babies
receptacle for relics
a structure consisting of a roof supported by columns or piers
oval or oblong figure
railing with supported balusters
form of limestone deposited by springs
overhanging section of entablature
realistic imagery in order to create the optical illusion that the depicted objects exist in three dimensions
"carried picture". describes gold-framed easel paintings or framed paintings that are seen in a normal perspective and painted into a fresco.
style of painting characterized by large areas of dark color, usually relieved with a shaft of light
stylistic followers of Caravaggio.
Latin American devotional painting
having dull or lusterless surface