A scene that shows man's dominion over nature.
In landscape painting, it refers to the charm of viewing nature in a undisturbed state
Hudson River School
American, 19th Century art movement characterized by landscape painters, romanticism, and themes illustrating the Hudson River Valley, Catskills, Adirondack and the White Mountain area
A doctrine held by some Americans beginning in the 19th century which believes in a divinely granted right of expansion
A 19th-century philosophical and spiritual movement, which stresses the intuitive over the empirical.
An aesthetic quality in nature during the 18th century, distinct from beauty, expressing awe and fear simultaneously
Caspar David Friedrich; public domain http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Caspar_David_Friedrich_049.jpg The Hay Wain; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:John_Constable_The_Hay_Wain.jpg The Slave Ship; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Slave-ship.jpg The Oxbow; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Cole_Thomas_The_Oxbow_%28The_Connecticut_River_near_Northampton_1836.jpg Among the Sierra Nevadas; Public Domain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Albert_Bierstadt,_Among_the_Sierra_Nevada_Mountains.jpg