Category:Fête galante

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to: navigation, search
Fête galante 
category of painting created to describe Antoine Watteau's variations on the theme of the fête champêtre
Wikipedia
Instance of genre of painting
Subclass of history painting,
mythological painting
Inception 1717
Authority control
Wikidata
Blue pencil.svg

Fête galante is a term referring to a category of painting specially created by the French Academy in 1717 to describe Antoine Watteau's (1684–1721) variations on the theme of the fête champêtre which featured figures in ball dress or masquerade costumes disporting themselves amorously in parkland settings.

Media in category "Fête galante"

The following 48 files are in this category, out of 48 total.