Neoclassical Art 1750-1850 Compared to Greek and Roman artworks

Neoclassical art was a revival of art techniques, poses, and stories from the Greek/Roman times. Taken from http://www.thefreedictionary.com "A revival of classical aesthetics and forms, especially:**a. A revival in literature in the late 17th and 18th centuries, characterized by a regard for the classical ideals of reason, form, and restraint.**b. A revival in the 18th and 19th centuries in architecture and art, especially in the decorative arts, characterized by order, symmetry, and simplicity of style."

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