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Explored figural sculpture, broke from norm

Gates of hell
Honorè de Balzac

Rodin

2

Led the impressionist movement

Sunrise

Monet

3

Other artists in impressionist movement

Renoir
Le moulin de la galette

Degas
The dancer in green

Cassatt
In the Loge

4

Post-impressionist, developed pointillism

Seurat
Sunday afternoon on the island of la grande matte

5

Japanese multicolor

Polychrome

6

Analyzed middle class society in plays

A dolls house
The wild duck

Ibsen

7

Author championed humanitarian values and utopian socialist schemes

Dostoyevsky

Crime and punishment
The brothers karamazov

8

Author rejected Christianity and democracy saying that god is dead

Nietzsche

9

Discovered the theory of relativity

Einstein

10

Most influential artist of 20th century

Les demoiselles d’Avignon

Shows influence of primitivism

Developed cubism

Picasso

11

Most important painter of feeling

The joy of life

Associated with group labeled fauves or wild beasts

Matisse

12

Germany’s answer to the fauves

More dynamic and psychologically intense

Die Brücke

13

Second German expressionist group

Der Blaue Reiter

14

Group of artists to adopt Freuds theories of subconscious mind

Surrealities

15

Surrealists leader

Pure psychic automatism

André Breton

16

Most accomplished surrealists painter

The birth of the world

Joan Miró

17

More mannered and self conscious painter

Called paintings hand painted dream photographs

The persistence of memory

Salvador Dali

18

Most influential modernist novelist

Ulysses

James Joyce

19

Anglo American poet published most influential modernist poem

The Waste Land

T.S. Eliot