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The spirit of enlightenment believed
the supremacy of reason over pleasure.
the supremacy of pleasure.
the supremacy of religion.
the supremacy of war.
The thinkers of the Enlightenment included
J. S. Bach.
King George III.
The Paris salons of the Rococo period met in a
which really meant
the largest hotel in Paris.
the palace of the King.
an aristocratic town house.
the basement of the cathedral.
In Vienna, the Emperor Joseph II enjoyed the same artistic diversions as his royal counterparts in
When talking about the eighteenth century the term
is often used to mean
the ranking military officers.
the Middle Class.
During the eighteenth century epic of the middle class referred to
the epic poetry.
All of the above.
Middle-class Europeans supported the theater in much the same way it was supported by the middle class in
When Johann Joachim Winckelmann said, There is but one way for the moderns to become great, and perhaps unequaled . . . " he was talking about imitating the
Eighteenth century musicians did not reach back to classical sources in music because
they didnt like the forms of music used by the Greeks and Romans.
they didnt like that kind of music.
There were no classical sources in music.
None of the above.
One way writers criticized human folly was through the use of
Jonathan Swifts satiric journal of travels was called
The Marriage of Figaro.
The Merchant of Venice.
Voltaires tale of a young mans struggle to make sense of a world of violence and prejudice was
The painter of the eighteenth century who created illustrated narratives filled with satire was which of the following?
Boucher was the favorite painter of which patron of the arts?
Madame de Pompadour
The philosophes who believed that God created the universe to operate by rational laws were known as what?
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