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Baroque in Spain: Velázquez

Baroque in Spain: Velázquez

Author: Erin Aldana
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This lesson will go over the impact of Baroque art in Spain.

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The Baroque in Spain: Velazquez

This lesson will focus on the work of Diego Velazquez.

Notes on "Baroque in Spain: Velazquez"

Overview

(0:00-1:51) Introduction, discussion of Water Seller of Seville

(1:52-2:55) Comparison to Caravaggio

(2:56-6:03) Portrait of Philip IV

(6:04-8:07) Las Meninas

(8:08-8:48) Summary and conclusion

Key Terms

Habsburg

One of the most important ruling families in Europe, originally from the Holy Roman Empire

Image Credits

Water Seller of Seville, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:15_El_Aguador_de_Sevilla_(Wellington_Museum,_Apsley_House,_Londres,_1623).jpg, Caravaggio Entombment, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Caravaggio_-_La_Deposizione_di_Cristo.jpg, Money Changer and his Wife, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Quentin_Massys_001.jpgKing Philip IV; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Philippe_IV_espagne.jpg, Las Meninas; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Las_Meninas,_by_Diego_Vel%C3%A1zquez,_from_Prado_in_Google_Earth.jpg

TERMS TO KNOW
  • Habsburg

    One of the most important ruling families in Europe, originally from the Holy Roman Empire.