In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Pure neoclassicism now lost ground to Italian Renaissance styles, more adaptable to modern uses.
- His neoclassicism comes essentially from Hindemith, and his idiom sounds a little like Walton because of it.
- Although his work clearly shows their influence, he was able to find his own distinctive voice - in some fashion a combination of expressionism and neoclassicism.
- These buildings look north across Prince's Street Gardens to the contrasting world of the Georgian New Town, the embodiment of enlightened neoclassicism.
- In Marx's account of the neoclassicism of the French Revolution, the costume of neoclassicism was needed to provide a heroic disguise.
- The Greek-style neoclassicism of the building represents the heroic valour of the New Zealand soldier and emphasises the classical tragedy of battles such as at Gallipoli.
- They represent the avant-garde neoclassicism of Paris in the 1770s when Alexander Stroganoff was forming his collection.
- Since I'd had my fill of postmodernist neoclassicism by the early '90s, Georges's ‘Temple’ paintings seemed rather ham-fisted to me at the time.
- On the other, it made Shakespeare translation the prime site of the struggle between French neoclassicism and German Romanticism for cultural hegemony in Europe.
- In architecture, neoclassicism was the dominant style in Europe during 1750s - 1850s, marked by the imitation of Greco-Roman forms.
- As for the work itself, in general, it eschews the straight-ahead neoclassicism of ‘Il Belprato’ for greater psychological penetration.
- The most usual decorative themes in penwork are neoclassicism, chinoiserie, and floral subjects.
- Just as dodecaphony never followed a monolithic party line, neither did neoclassicism.
- Known for his neoclassicism and clean black-and-white aesthetic, Ritts captured a sensual, serene inner beauty that seemed to elevate his subjects to mythic status.
- As befits the theme and Gluck's intentions, the sets and costumes forego the company's usual baroque opulence for the clean lines of neoclassicism.
- Modernism, avant-garde, and neoclassicism, flourished in opposition to the so-called proletarian literature.
- Moreover, the attenuation of form and decoration over time, evident in the thinner splat, is for some art historians a general principle grounded in studies of Gothic architecture and neoclassicism.
- The architecture featured English neoclassicism with high Roman arches covered in delicate carvings.
- Balanced between neoclassicism and romanticism, the composition appears at once rigidly stable yet inherently fluid.
- It flourished until the last quarter of the 18th century, when neoclassicism gained pre-eminence in Latin America.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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