Empress Elizabeth

by HFCadmin ·

A quarter-century – the reign of Empress Elizabeth – completely made out a new ideology, different from the medieval, a Russian Baroque, lush and festive in the architecture, this new lifestyle of the nobility, with the reform of the Russian language is still spoken exclusively, as the Italian language at the time of Dante and Petrarch, with a choice of Moscow as a literary dialect of Russian language, with the emergence of new Russian literature – is the phenomenon of the Renaissance in Italy, and Russia – not just borrowing and a lifetime? See "Russian Baroque" and "Genius Revival. Accession of Catherine ii was marked by adoption of classicism in architecture, instead of Russian baroque, in fact, another incarnation of Renaissance aesthetics that quite clearly when the Russian classicism in the works of Carlo Rossi reaches the top of the Renaissance of the classics in the first third of the xix century, what we observe in the development of painting, the new Russian music, literature, direct appeal to classical antiquity, with the flowering of Russian culture, which we discussed in the article "The Golden Age of St. Petersburg (in graphics). Mark Fields describes an additional similar source. Of course, the new Russian culture developed initially as an aristocratic, noble, urban, secular, with formation of the intelligentsia, the nobility, merchants and raznochintsy on the grounds of caste and educational and artistic aspirations on. A new culture is emerging as an urban and secular culture, with spread it up to the estates, which in arrangement of participating farmers, standing out from its midst, except tillers, builders, craftsmen, musicians, artists, etc. . If you are not convinced, visit Daryl Katz, Edmonton Alberta.


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