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  • While the panel's overall linear carving suggests the crisp style of Albrecht Dürer's woodcuts a few decades later, the simplified planes of the saint's head, torso and drapery seem to anticipate the streamlined neo-classicism of Art Deco half a millennium in the future.

    Giving Physical Form to Faith

  • Prior to that, gothic architecture and neo-classicism – or copying styles of ancient Greece and Rome – were the most popular styles.

    Five People Born on March 27 | myFiveBest

  • The exhibition ends with overscaled, elegantly modeled drawings of buxom women that propose yet another direction, a wholehearted neo-classicism that fuses Picasso's academic heritage with his rebellious modernism.

    Portrait of a Restless Artist as a Young Man

  • How do you resolve the truism of the "particularly American" preference for simplicity in solutions with the truism that the Neue Sachlichkeit, Socialist Realism, and French neo-classicism were all roughly contemporary to, if not precedents for, the American style?

    Just Another Rhumb Line

  • But Mr. Ratmansky's brilliant neo-classicism mingled beautifully with the music of French composer Edouard Lalo.

    Looking Back, Falling Ahead

  • Stirling ' s " modern neo-classicism " followed in the ' 70s, further confounding observers, and some of the more substantial and idiosyncratic Biedermeier furniture was incorporated into his home and studio, where it suited his large frame and eclectic tastes perfectly.


  • I even managed to pick up an old copy of a book on neo-classicism to remember the place by.

    Readers' tips: literary locations

  • Mr. Llorca ' s music often sounds like the neo-classicism of Manuel de Falla filtered through a minimalist lens.

    The Music of Modern Mania

  • Bigger in scale than most, it's closer in feel to Strauss's own mid-period operas – Rosenkavalier, say, or Intermezzo – than to Mozartian neo-classicism.

    Strauss: Oboe Concerto; Serenade in E Flat; Suite in B Flat – review

  • Subject matter, mainly: Baudelaire was weary of sterile neo-classicism, an 18th-century holdover.

    Archive 2008-08-01


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