1) The Catholic Church with the inspiration of getting people to stay with the Church. They created art that was inspired by the Bible.
2) The idea of honesty and the focus of others enjoyment were influences in this time period that really made the art and music bloom and become so popular as well as the honesty and the use of everyday life.
3) The expansion of the world and scientific discoveries allowed for creativity, self expression and awareness.
The Crowning With Thorns by Caravaggio
This piece embraced the religious power of art in its time period. This image allows the viewer to feel Christ's sacrifice.
The Stone Bridge by Rembrandt
Images of landscape become popular in this time period. This image presents that as well as "still" and a form of everyday life.
The Art of Fugue by J.S. Bach
This piece of music was apart of the spiritual aspect of this period by the lines "Christ will crown those who carry His cross."
The Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi
This piece of music had the aspect of harmony and the use of instruments. The song was played with four violins.
Advancement in the Baroque Literature