Please complete the following question in at least 250 words:
Select either Pontormo’s Deposition (FIG. 21–30) or Parmigianino’s Madonna of the Long Neck (FIG. 21–31), and explain why the painting characterizes Mannerist style. How does your chosen work depart from the Classical norms of the High Renaissance? How would you characterize their relationship to Michelangelo’s Last Judgment (FIG. 21–38)?
- No outside source material. Use your power of observation from looking at the two styles of artwork and the information you have gained from reading the textbook.
- This week you will not respond classmate’s comments. However, review what some of your classmates have written.
- To achieve the maximum number of points completely respond to the questions thoughtfully and academically (This means a clear and concise argument, excellent grammar, and writing has been proofread) in the required minimum number of words. Posts that do not meet the previously mentioned requirements will receive a reduction in points.