The changes in French high society as a result of the death of Louis
1. Elite no longer pursuit life in Versailles.
2. Aristocratic owned huge power
3. Nobility expanded their power including taxed and public works.
4. Culture: The Rococo style made a significant influence in Paris.
The Rococo style suggested the change of female status in France in 18th century. Many Rococo stylert salon were established by woman in Paris, attracting the most famous people.
Watteau depicted the amusements of French high society in the Pilgrimage to Cythera
He captured small movement from a difficult angle to find the most natural attitude. The shade in application made a balance between people and scenery and the color made the painting livelier.
Bucher used Italian and French Baroque devices to relish his paintings. Cupid used Baroque curve into a multiplicity of flourished and Baroque drama into sensual playfulness.