Trivium Art History
The Artists

Frederic Edwin Church1826 — 1900

The theater of sun, sky and mountains

Aurora Borealis, 1865

The theater of sun, sky and mountains

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Heart of the Andes

Heart of the Andes

1859
Twilight in the Wilderness

Twilight in the Wilderness

1860
The Icebergs

The Icebergs

1861
Cotopaxi

Cotopaxi

1862
Aurora Borealis

Aurora Borealis

1865
Rainy Season in the Tropics

Rainy Season in the Tropics

1866
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

1867
The Parthenon

The Parthenon

1871
El Rio de Luz (The River of Light)

El Rio de Luz (The River of Light)

1877
1801
Sculptor turned poet, Pre-Raphaelite turned Neoclassicist
Thomas Woolner
A natural academic creates beauty by the rules
William-Adolphe Bouguereau
Frederic Edwin Church
A hermit explores the dreamscape
Gustave Moreau
Stubborn commitment = beauty
William Holman Hunt
1900

The artists of Hudson River School