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Categories: Classicism, Theories of aesthetics, Articles with short description, Art movements
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classicism  classicalism  Anti-Classicism  Classical, and Classicism Classic  classical revolution
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A movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms WordNet 3.0
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A movement in literature and art during the 17th and 18th centuries in Europe that favored rationality and restraint and strict forms WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Classicism, in the arts, refers generally to a high regard for a classical period, classical antiquity in the Western tradition, as setting standards for taste which the classicists seek to emulate. Wikipedia
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Classicism often derived its models from the ancient Greeks and Romans WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet