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I decided to my paper on painting by Jan Both and sculpting by Francis Bird. I had seen their paintings and sculptors places and wanted to know more about the artist. So I decided I would do my paper on those artists. It was quite interesting the stuff I learned about the artists.
I decided to pick the Baroque it looked interesting so it looked further into it and it was quite interesting. The first person I picked was Jan Both he was an interesting fellow. He did scenery paintings that were a reflection of Dutch ltalianite paintings. Mr. Both loved to get close to nature the closer he got the better he is paintings became. The Dutch italianite paintings were a new movement to bring better light into the paintings.
A description of Jan Both paintings were all landscape paintings, but to me his paintings looked to be Western. I looked at all of his paintings and they all seemed to have a western look. The painting had the horses, standing rocks and sand in all the paintings. These painting can be seen in art museums around the world. You can even buy these painting if you like but I am sure they are EXCESPENSIVE! So I doubt that I will ever buy any but it would be a nice investment.
The picture that I picked from Jan Both is called Sunny Skies. I picked it because it was a beautiful with the background and the horses. It is an oil painting with a wonderful texture of trees and animals. The line formed he used was dark deep lines the materials he used on this painting was oil paints and a great imagination to what to put in his pictures.
The other artist I looked at in the Baroque era was Francis Bird. Francis Bird did a lot of his sculpturing in Rome after some of the churches were built. He is famous for a lot of sculptors he had done for St.Pauls Cathedral. Some of the sculptors he has done The Conversion of St.Paul, The Font, and Queen Anne are in…...

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