1767: Jean-Honoré Fragonard paints The Swing. The following 15 pages use this file: Jean-Honoré Fragonard; Jean-Honoré Fragonard catalog raisonné, 1960; Jean-Honoré Fragonard catalog raisonné, 1972 Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s 'The Swing', [Les Hasards heureux de l'escarpolette] 1767, comes from the Wallace Collection in London, which has just extended its exhibition space to commemorate the 200th anniversary of its founder Sir Richard Wallace’s birth in 1818. The term "upskirt" is relatively recent, but the concept and interest therein are not. Moving from the South of France to Paris at a young age, his drawing skills were noticed by early employers as well as the Rococo painters Chardin and Boucher, both of whom he worked under as an apprentice. Cancel Unsubscribe. This week’s starting point is a famous picture painted in pre-revolutionary France.

Loading... Unsubscribe from Janet Cohen Mandel? The Swing Canvas Wall Art Print, 16"x20"x1.25" 1art1 Jean-Honoré Fragonard Poster Art Print - The Happy Accidents of The Swing, 1767 (32 x 24 inches) The Birth of Venus, c.1485 Art Poster Print by Sandro Botticelli, 36x24 Collections Art Poster Print by Sandro Botticelli, 36x24 Looking up a woman's skirt was depicted in the 1767 painting The Swing by Jean-Honoré Fragonard.In "polite society", looking up a lady's skirt was regarded as impolite or rude. At the beginning of the series, Catherine is introduced to viewers as a young German princess, rocking dreamily back and forth on a flower-covered swing a la Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s Rococo masterpiece – and loudly celebrating her dream-like royal engagement. The Swing was an immediate success because of its technical brilliance and the scandal behind it. The piece of artwork I have selected is The Swing by Jean-Honore Fragonard. One of his stated inspirations was Jean-Honoré Fragonard; the show opened with a long-haired Milla Jovovich perched on a flower-bedecked swing, a reference to the painter’s masterpiece, The Swing. Jean-Honore Fragonard Early Years: Jean-Honoré Fragonard led a full and charmed life. 1968: Mexican architect Luis Barragán (who reportedly had his maid prepare him entirely pink meals) completes the pink Cuadra San Cristóbal.. 1970s: Furniture designer Milo Baughman makes pink-and-chrome credenzas and swivel chairs. Among his most popular works are genre paintings conveying an atmosphere of intimacy and veiled eroticism (Tear 44-47).

Mini-art talk #15 Jean-Honoré Fragonard, "The Swing" Janet Cohen Mandel.

… Jean-Honore Fragonard was a French painter and printmaker whose late rococo manner was distinguished by remarkable facility, and exuberance.

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, French, 1732 - 1806, The Swing, c. 1775/1780, oil on canvas, Samuel H. Kress Collection, 1961.9.17 6 of 10 On the floor a box opened to reveal lace, pearls, and gaily striped silk, is painted on its lid with the legend "this first of April 1756." The Swing (1767) by Jean-Honore Fragonard. The Swing by Jean-Honore Fragonard was painted in 1767 and is housed at the Wallace Collection in London.It shows a girl, dressed in an amazing pink dress, being pushed/pulled on a swing by her elderly chaperone.

true The paintings of Jean-Honoré Fragonard deal with serious religious subjects.