Description of the artwork «Landscape with the flight into Egypt»
In the Middle ages and during the Renaissance, in the center of the picture was always the figures, the Carracci on the foreground landscape. The artist expresses revolutionary for its time thought: history does not dominate, it is a part of the infinite world. Carracci creates a new concept of landscape that will be developed in the composer.
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Encyclopedia of Styles
Classicism was firmly established in European art of the 17th century, giving ground only in the first third of the next century. The classicists worshiped antiquity, strongly believed in the idea of the order and logic of the universe, as well as in the limitless possibilities of the human mind.