Counter-Reform and Mannerism

“Counter-Reform and Mannerism” Please respond to the following, using sources under the Explore heading as the basis of your response:

  • Explain whether you prefer the representation of the Last Supper by Tintoretto, Veronese, or Leonardo da Vinci, identifying specific elements of the Mannerist and Renaissance artistic styles. Discuss whether you would have sided with Veronese or with Inquisition court, considering the issues of artistic freedom, right of the patron, and appropriate subject matter. Provide a rationale for your response. Describe a real modern situation where similar issues arise, like a controversial film, a professor with controversial views, a business owner expressing a religious opinion in public, a business owner who has an employee who is “just different”, etc.

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Counter-Reform and Mannerism

Week 10 Discussion Question Template

• Explain whether you prefer the representation of the Last Supper by Tintoretto, Veronese, or Leonardo da Vinci, identifying specific elements of the Mannerist and Renaissance artistic styles.

This part is easy,

I prefer ______________who is a  _____________________ artist.

Renaissance or Mannerist

The two elements of the _____________________ artistic styles that are

Mannerist or Renaissance

interesting to me are 1_________________ and 2________________ and why?

De Vinci is a Renaissance painter-Tintoretto& Veronese are Mannerist painters

• Discuss whether you would have sided with Veronese or with Inquisition court, considering the issues of artistic freedom, right of the patron, and appropriate subject matter. Provide a rationale for your response.

This is easy too. I would have sided with _________________________

Because of His/their views on:

Artistic Freedom which says_________________________________

Right of the Patron which says__________________________________

Appropriate subject Matter which says__________________________

This last one is easy to describe…….

  • Describe a real modern situation where similar issues arise, like a controversial film, a professor with controversial views, a business owner expressing a religious opinion in public, a business owner who has an employee who is “just different”, etc.

The situation you are describing is it:
Artistic Freedom

Right of the Patron

Appropriate subject Matter

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