Tag: Romanticism

Richard Wagner

(1813–1883) Wilhelm Richard Wagner Filmography as Composer:   Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider     Born May 22 1813 Leipzig (Germany) Died February 13 1883 Venezia (Italia) Cause of death Heart Failure Occupation Composer Conductor Musician…

Robert Schumann

(1810–1856) Robert Alexander Schumann Filmography as Composer:   Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider     Born June 8 1810 Zwickau (Germany) Died July 29 1856 Endenich, Bonn (Germany) Cause of death Syphilis Occupation Composer Conductor Musician Pianist…

Francisco de Goya

(1746–1828) Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes   Works:   El ciego de la guitarra (The Blind Guitarist) 1778 Oil on canvas, 260 x 311 cm Museo del Prado, Madrid     El columpio (The Swing) 1779 Oil on canvas, 260…

Eugène Delacroix

(1798–1863) Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix   Works:   Sketch of a Tiger 19th century Watercolor on paper, 20 x 29 cm Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA     Dante et Virgile aux enfers 1822 Oil on canvas, 189 x 241 cm Musée…

William Blake

(1757–1827) . Works: • Illustrations of The Book of Job (1826) • The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790–1793) • Mary Wollstonecraft’s Original Stories (as Illustrator) (1791) • Poems of William Blake (English) • Songs of Innocence, and Songs of…

Joseph Mallord William Turner

(1775–1851) Works:   The Junction of the Thames and the Medway 1807 Oil on canvas, 108.8 x 143.7 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington     Dido building Carthage 1815 Oil on canvas, 155.5 x 232 cm National Gallery, London  …

Prilidiano Pueyrredón

(1823–1870) Works:   Retrato de Manuelita Rosas (Portrait of Manuelita Rosas) 1851 Oil on canvas, 199 x 166 cm Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires     Retrato de Manuelita Rosas, estudio 1851 Oil on canvas, 37.7 x 30.3…

Friedrich Nietzsche

(1844–1900) Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche   Works: • Also sprach Zarathustra (1883) ◊ Thus Spoke Zarathustra (English) ◊ Ainsi Parlait Zarathoustra (French) • Der Antichrist (1888) ◊ The Antichrist (English) • Der Fall Wagner (1888) ◊ The Case of Wagner (English) • Die Geburt…

John Keats

(1795–1821)   Works: • Endymion: A Poetic Romance (1818) • Lamia (1819) • Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends (English) • Poems 1817 (English) • Poems Published in 1820 (English)   Quotes: • John Keats: Quotations   Born…

Stendhal

(1783–1842) Marie-Henri Beyle Works: • L’Abbesse De Castro (French) • Les Cenci (French) • La Chartreuse De Parme (French) • La Duchesse De Palliano (French) • La vie de Rossini, tome I (French) • La vie de Rossini, tome II…