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Style name is derived from the Italian Baroque-strange, fanciful, intricate. This style has spread to Europe and America in the 17th century Latinsskoy - first half of the 18th century. Architectural forms magnificent, dynamic, free. Lines plan and exterior of buildings more curves and wavy. In the elegant interiors of many decorative architectural shapes, sculptures and paintings.

The art is characterized by the play of light and shadow. Homeland of the Baroque style of architecture - Rome. The new style first established himself in church architecture. The architecture of this period influenced the growth of cities, the construction of smart homes. Royal palaces and villas with magnificent parks ensembles showed power and wealth of the aristocracy, the nobles comfortable palaces, religious buildings were decorated with frescoes, the interior walls - with expensive fabrics, the parks are built elegant fountains. Baroque art is characterized by: the abundance of external effects and elements.

Drawing figures and groups represented solemn expressions of sensual. In the 17th century, a unique place in art is painting. Baroque era expanded the range of depicted objects enrich this area of new genres of art. Artists love the warm tones and subtle transitions of color, they drew the play of light and shadow, contrasts of light and darkness, and great attention to the materialistic image. An integral part of baroque architecture - sculpture. They decorated the facades and interiors. Baroque decorative sculpture, architecture, buildings emotsianalno complement and ensembles. Park was decorated with groups sculptures on ancient stories, the squares were established monuments rulers, they enlivened the fountains and stairways. The word "Baroque" Italian origin, literally means "strange," "bizarre". This name very consistent features of the main stylistic trends in European art from the late 16th century - mid 18th century. In the history of art 19 and especially the 20th century the term "baroque" are starting to designate the whole European art 17-18 centuries.

And in this If guided tour offers unique opportunities for learning their native land. On the Caucasian Mineral Waters promoter of the sport enthusiast, combining nature lovers of their native land was Rudolph R. Leytsinger. Today, when our nation is racing at breakneck speed into the unknown future, abandoning that effort and created the work of many enthusiasts for the benefit of the Fatherland is probably worth a moment stop and think whether all felt so bad yesterday? It may not be needed so disparagingly refer to the ideas of those who now, with a smile, call a 'queer'. Rudolph R. Leytsinger - a native of Switzerland, energetic entrepreneur.

He arrived in Russia and so in love with her, that not even thought about returning to his homeland. Leytsinger engaged device distilleries in Tambov, and then in Voronezh. In 1881, once in the Caucasus, R. Rudolph started his business, which brought him an impressive revenue and gave financial independence. Its relatively large capital R. Leytsinger ordered not quite normal. Moving on residence in Pyatigorsk (spent a lot of money on a device on the boulevard Teplosernoy street. Leytsingeru belongs to the idea of Pyatigorsk Company benefits to the poor, with tea and dining, as well as the Mutual Credit Society.

In 1898 he raised the issue of device tram in Pyatigorsk. The project was so good that it was almost entirely and implemented a few years. Pyatigorsk got a great transport, which remains the most convenient and today. Leytsinger also proposed to plant trees, hot mountain here to arrange a park with different pavilions.