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Rococo style

Softer and more delicate than baroque

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Paris salon

Social gathering held in a wealthy woman’s hotel

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Most famous Paris salon

Madame Geoffrin

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Wistful mood of rococo painting captured by

Antoine Watteau

Paintings:
Pilgrimage to the island of cythera
Fete galante

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New style of painting invented by Watteau

Fete galente

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Introduced pastel crayon as a medium

Rosalba Carriea

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More sensual and decorative side of rococo

François Boucher

Paintings:
The toilet of Venus

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Lighthearted charm of rococo

Fragonard

Paintings:
The Progress of Love (4 painting cycle)
The meeting/Storming the Citadel

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Portraitist and confidante of Marie Antoinette

Vigée-Lebrun

Paintings:
Self-portrait in a straw hat

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First woman to dance like a man, trained at Paris Opera professional dance school

de Carmargo

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Chief rival to Camargo

Marie Sallé

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Made his career painting portraits of British High Society

Gainsborough

13

Popularized science and belief in reason

The Enlightenment

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Attempt to systematically compile all human knowledge

The Encyclopedia
Editor: Denis Diderot

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Enlightenments most popular writer. Wrote Emile or education and the social contract

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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Scottish moral philosopher. Wrote inquiry into the wealth of nations

Adam Smith

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France’s most popular play

The Marriage of Figaro

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Most popular painter of mid-eighteenth century

Jean-Baptiste Greuze
Bride of the village

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First great English novel

Pamela or Virtue rewarded by Samuel Richardson

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Most popular sentimental novel of 18th century

Rossueau’s Julie or the new Heloïse

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Combined stylized acting, song, dance, and colorful costumes in Japan

Kabuki Theater