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The Toilette of Venus, François Boucher

The Toilette of Venus François Boucher, 1751

Allegory of the Planets and Continents, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Allegory of the Planets and Continents Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1752

Blind Man's Buff, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Blind Man's Buff Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1750 – 1752

Inkpot and Desk Clock, François-Thomas Germain

Inkpot and Desk Clock François-Thomas Germain, 1752

Analysis of Beauty: Plate 1, William Hogarth

Analysis of Beauty: Plate 1 William Hogarth, 1753

Analysis of Beauty: Plate 2, William Hogarth

Analysis of Beauty: Plate 2 William Hogarth, 1753

The Analysis of Beauty, William Hogarth

The Analysis of Beauty William Hogarth, 1753

The Death of Hyacinth, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

The Death of Hyacinth Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1752 – 1753

The Pyramid of Caius Cestius, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

The Pyramid of Caius Cestius Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1755

Appian Way, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Appian Way Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

Elevation and Plan of Theater of Marcellus, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Elevation and Plan of Theater of Marcellus Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

Plan of a Tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Plan of a Tomb on the Appian Way in Vigna Buonamici Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

Plan of Rome, from Le Antichità Romane, Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Plan of Rome, from Le Antichità Romane Giovanni Battista Piranesi, 1756

The foundation of the Neoclassical movement

Reflections on the Painting and Sculpture of the Greeks Johann Joachim Winckelmann, 1756

The Goddess Aurora Triumphing Over Night, Jean-Honoré Fragonard

The Goddess Aurora Triumphing Over Night Jean-Honoré Fragonard, 1755 – 1756

Coffee pot, François-Thomas Germain

Coffee pot François-Thomas Germain, 1757

Dish, François-Thomas Germain

Dish François-Thomas Germain, 1757 – 1758

Peacock Spreading Its Tail Feathers, Giuseppe Castiglione (郎世寧)

Peacock Spreading Its Tail Feathers Giuseppe Castiglione (郎世寧), 1758

The Qianlong Emperor in Ceremonial Armour, Giuseppe Castiglione (郎世寧)

The Qianlong Emperor in Ceremonial Armour Giuseppe Castiglione (郎世寧), 1758

Candlesticks, François-Thomas Germain

Candlesticks François-Thomas Germain, 1757 – 1759

Jupiter in the Guise of Diana, and the Nymph Callisto, François Boucher

Jupiter in the Guise of Diana, and the Nymph Callisto François Boucher, 1759

Sketch for the Adoration of the Magi, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

Sketch for the Adoration of the Magi Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, 1758 – 1759

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