There’s Nothing Romantic about Romanticism…or is there? part 2

Continuing from part one In Delacroix’s ‘Liberty Leading the People‘ 1830, we see an emotional approach.  One of the main differences between Classicism and Romanticism is that Romanticism shows a way of feeling and Classicism is a way of thought. This painting is was used as part of a propaganda campaign regarding the Revolution.  IContinue reading “There’s Nothing Romantic about Romanticism…or is there? part 2”

There’s nothing Romantic about Romanticism or is there?

What is Romanticism?  Romanticism was a movement in the arts that flourished in the late 18th century to the mid 19th century and rebelled against Neo Classicism.  It was the first movement to involve all of Europe in art, architecture, literature and music. Eugene Delacroix (1798 1863) sometimes incorporated a tiger in some of hisContinue reading “There’s nothing Romantic about Romanticism or is there?”