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Gothic or Dark Romanticism

Gothic or Dark Romanticism

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This lesson will examine the term Dark Romanticism.

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Notes on "Gothic or Dark Romanticism"

Key Terms

Gothic

A style of Medieval art (painting, sculpture, stained glass, frescos and illuminated manuscript) characterized by themes of Marian devotion and architecture with pointed arches, ribbed vaults and flying buttress.

Dark Romanticism

A genre of arts characterized by images of humanlike forms of evil i.e. Satan, devils, ghosts, werewolves, vampires and ghouls.

Anthropomorphized

To assign human form or attributes to animals, plants, or creatures.

Mysticism

A spiritual belief in states of consciousness or aspects of reality beyond human perceptions including communication and insights with a supreme being.

 

Works Cited

The Nightmare; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:John_Henry_Fuseli_-_The_Nightmare.JPG Ancient of Days; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Blake_ancient_of_days.jpg The Sleep of Reason; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Goya_-_Caprichos_%2843%29_-_Sleep_of_Reason.jpg Third of May; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:El_Tres_de_Mayo,_by_Francisco_de_Goya,_from_Prado_thin_black_margin.jpg Saturn Devouring one of His Children; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Francisco_de_Goya,_Saturno_devorando_a_su_hijo_%281819-1823%29.jpg Frank1818; Public Domain http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Frank1818.jpg Poe the oval portrait; PD-1923 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Poe_the_oval_portrait.JPG Goya 3may hand; Public Domain http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Goya_3may_hand.jpg Frankenstein; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Frank1818.jpg

 

TERMS TO KNOW
  • Gothic

    A style of Medieval art (painting, sculpture, stained glass, frescos and illuminated manuscript) characterized by themes of Marian devotion and architecture with pointed arches, ribbed vaults and flying buttresses.

  • Dark Romanticism

    A genre of characterized by images of humanlike forms of evil i.e. Satan, devils, ghosts, werewolves, vampires and ghouls.

  • Anthropomorphized

    To assign human form or attributes to animals, plants, or creatures.

  • Mysticism

    A spiritual belief in states of consciousness or aspects of reality beyond human perceptions including communication and insights with a supreme being.