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Art Nouveau Visual Art

Author: Aleisha Olson
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This lesson will examine the characteristics of the aesthetic movement known as Art Nouveau or "The New Style".

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Notes on "Art Nouveau Visual Art"

Terms to Know

Art Nouveau

Or Jugendstil, an international style of decorative art and architecture popular in the late 1800s and early 1900s, characterized by themes of plants and flowers and curving lines.

Graphic Art

Art made on a two-dimensional or flat surface.

Commercial Art

Art produced for the purpose of advertising a product.

 

Citations:

Image of Klimt, The Kiss, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gustav_Klimt_016.jpg; Image of Mucha, Advertisement for Gismonda, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Alfons_Mucha_-_1894_-_Gismonda.jpg; Image of Mucha, Advertisement for Job Cigarettes, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Alphonse_Mucha_-_Job_Cigarettes_1.jpg; Image of Toulouse-Lautrec, La Reine de Joie, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Lautrec_reine_de_joie_%28poster%29_1892.jpg; Image of Beardsley, The Peacock Skirt, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Beardsley-peacockskirt.PNG;

TERMS TO KNOW
  • Art Nouveau

    Or Jugendstil, an international style of decorative art and architecture popular in the late 1800's and early 1900's characterized by themes of plants and flowers and curving lines.

  • Graphic Art

    Art made on a two-dimensional or flat surface.

  • Commercial Art

    Art produced for the purpose of advertising a product.