Rococo (c. 1700 – 1760)

Overgrown gardens heavy with the scent of roses, palaces and luxury; the artists Watteau, Boucher, and Fragonard typify the aristocratic style known as Rococo.







Ceiling (detail), Giambattista and Domenico Tiepolo, Apollo and the Continents, Residenz Staircase, completed in 1744
Best known for their allegorical ceiling frescoes, this father-son team also produced cinematic prints.

The Tiepolo Family