Italian Baroque

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    • Bernini and Maderno
    • New St. Peters
    • C. 1603
    • Rome
  2. Counter-Reformation
    Roman Catholic response to Protestant Reformation: the movement of reform and regeneration instituted by the Roman Catholic Church in 1545 to counter the increasing strength of Protestantism in Europe as a result of the Reformation
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    • Bernini
    • Baldacchino
    • 1624-1633
    • Bronze and gilt
  4. Urban VII (Barberini Family)
    Urban VII Pope and patron for Bernini, interested in restoring the authority of the church. He was a member of the Barberini family, an influential family, Urban VII was seeking to elevate his family’s standing. The three bumble bees present on Baldacchino, were their family crest/seal.
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    • Bernini
    • Ecstasy of St. Teresa
    • 1645-1652
    • Marble
    • Cornaro Chapel, Rome
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    • Bernini
    • David
    • 1623
    • Marble
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    • Caravaggio
    • Calling of St. Matthew
    • 1599-1600
    • Oil on canvas
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    • Artemisia Gentileschi
    • Judith Slaying Holofernes
    • 1614-1620
    • Oil on Canvas
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Italian Baroque
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Italian Baroque
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