Essays Tagged: "Rodin"

Conava and Rodin. A comparison in styles.

llage. Good, But needs to be a little more specific in some areas.CanovaEven though both Canova and Rodin were from completely different stylistic periods, they both shared somewhat similar views and ... ly different stylistic periods, they both shared somewhat similar views and influences. "Canova and Rodin are probably the only two sculptors of the nineteenth century who escaped the strictures of an ...

(5 pages) 175 1 5.0 Nov/1995

Subjects: Art Essays

Book Review, "The Day of the Jackal" by Fredrick Forsyth

dent, and the Jackal is their last hope.The mood the author sets is exceptionally suspenseful. When Rodin, the leader of the terrorist group hears of the failed attacks, the reader can feel his frustr ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.5 Nov/1991

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Life-timeline of Auguste Rodin

August Rodin ? Life Timeline:1840 Birth of Auguste Rodin on 12 November in Paris.1850 10 years oldHe starte ... Ecole", and followed courses given by Lecocq de Boisbaudran and the painter Belloc.1855 15 years oldRodin discovered sculpture.185717 years oldHe left "la Petit Ecole" and sought admission to the Ecol ... ole" and sought admission to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. He was rejected three times.1858 18 years oldRodin worked for several decorators and ornamentalists.1862 22 years oldStricken by the death of his ...

(7 pages) 196 2 3.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

About a visit to a Metropolitan museum of New York, brief discussion of two works-one western art, the other-african.

es are represented with in the walls of the museum. They include the works of such great artists as Rodin, Raphael, Leonardo da Vinci and many other well-known and un-known artists from all over the w ...

(3 pages) 143 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Camille Claudel: a Study of her Life.

h she shared with three English girls, students she probably met at the academy.Camille Claudel and Rodin probably met in 1883. Soon after that Camille left her studio to work at Rodin's as his assist ... ected both artists' work. Camille during this period affirmed and fixed her own style. Working with Rodin Camille had the chance to study the nude figure, an usual opportunity for a woman in the 19th ...

(11 pages) 54 0 3.9 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Comparison: Aguste Rodin and Henry Moore

artists of the time. Along with the numerous impressionist painters such as Monet and Degas Aguste Rodin was establishing himself as one of the foremost sculptors of the time.Rodin's sculpture combin ... g and the subsequent state of mind.The piece which I have chosen is entitled 'Despair' I think that Rodin has captured the true sense of this emotion simply through how he has depicted the human form. ...

(2 pages) 79 0 3.9 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Eastern Influences on Modern Art.

rt and science. Eastern philosophy had an effect on the work of western artists such as Cezanne and Rodin, and these ideas were given validity in modern culture by discoveries in physics long after th ... m this emptiness and is frozen in time. Influence can also be seen in the works of sculptor Auguste Rodin, where his figures appear from pieces of amorphous stone, something from nothing. "Gauguin, Ce ...

(4 pages) 72 1 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Creative couples. A brief biographical essay on the relationships of fine artist couples through history.

y, conflict between creative couples is inevitable. The relationship of Camiile Claudel and Auguste Rodin is well known and much is recorded about them, including a film titled Camille Claudel - The S ... well known and much is recorded about them, including a film titled Camille Claudel - The Story of Rodin's Mistress. Claudel was twenty years younger than Rodin when they met in 1893 and they embarke ...

(7 pages) 66 0 4.6 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Rodin's "Thinker"

e could suddenly rise and lift himself from the rock to embark upon whatever he was thinking about. Rodin created sculptures with similar materials, utilizing surface quality, interpretations of their ... ns of their own senses of naturalism and investigation of the human form as vehicles for expression.Rodin's sculptures connect work from the Romantic 19th century to the 20th century's push toward Mod ...

(3 pages) 35 0 4.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Womens' Imagery And The Media

anic, and more often than not, to their own disadvantage, to match the ultimate template of beauty (Rodin 1992). The ideal image of what feminine attractiveness is meant to be as presented through the ... ple learn from each of these avenues what is past, current, and yet to be. In an article written by Rodin (1992) she stated that through movies, television, and magazines beautiful people have been vi ...

(7 pages) 72 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Thinking As A Hobby

ee statues which one of his teachers keep above his desk and cupboards, Venus, who represents love, Rodin's Thinker, which represents pure thought, and a leopard, which is nature. Grade-three thinkers ... try to use these three statues grasp the concept of thought. Golding's teacher defines to him that Rodin's Thinker is the root of all persons thought and how it should be portrayed. If Golding's teac ...

(3 pages) 25 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays