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Italian Baroque Art

Italian Baroque Art

Author: Aleisha Olson
This lesson will introduce the Baroque period in Italy.
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Notes on "Italian Baroque Art"

Terms to Know


A style of architecture and art characterized by grand scale, movement, and dramatic effects.


A cultural movement marking a time of accelerated activity and learning expressed by art and literature in Europe during the 14th to 17th centuries.



Image of Bernini, David, Public Domain, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:David_Bernini_1623.jpg; Image of Michelangelo, David, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Michelangelos_David.jpg; Image of Bernini, Cornaro Chapel, Photo by Nina Aldin Thune, Creative Commons, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Santa_Maria_della_Vittoria_-_4.jpg; Image of Bernini, Ecstasy of Saint Teresa, Creative Commons, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Teresabernini.JPG