British romantic artists

  • 48 Pages
  • 1.71 MB
  • English
Collins , London
StatementJohn Piper.
SeriesBritain in pictures : The British people in pictures, Britain in pictures
The Physical Object
Pagination(48p.) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17389922M

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Revolution. When reference is made to Romantic verse, the poets who generally spring to mind are William Blake (), William Wordsworth (), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (), George Gordon, 6th Lord Byron (), Percy Bysshe Shelley () and John Keats (). These writers had an intuitive feeling that they were ‘chosen’ to guide others.

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In English literature, the key figures of the Romantic movement are considered to be the group of poets including William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Lord Byron, Percy Bysshe Shelley and the much older William Blake, followed later by the isolated figure of John Clare; also such novelists as Walter Scott from Scotland and Mary Shelley, and the essayists William Hazlitt and Charles Lamb.Romantic has always been an elusive label -- in one wag concluded that romanticism "consisted in not shaving, and in wearing vests with heavily starched lapels." Delacroix, who in fact declined to identify himself as a romantic, is often set opposite the "classical" Ingres.

Romanticism was a type of reaction to Neoclassicism, in that Romantic artists found the rational, mathematical, reasoned elements of "classical" art (i.e.: the art of Ancient Greece and Rome, by way of the Renaissance) too confining.

Not that they didn't borrow heavily from it when it came to things like perspective, proportions, and symmetry.