The Orrery by Joseph Wright This artwork was painted in Its full title is A Philospher giving a Lecture on the Orrery in which a Lamp is put in place of the Sun and is the first of the series of candlelight compositions that established Wrights name It depicts a public demonstration of an orrery bottom centre a piece of equipment that shows the movement of planets around the Sun represented by a lamp during the course of the year The Orrery was influenced by meetings between Wright and his friends when they demonstrated experiments and discussed the latest scientific developments
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This genre of art involves a realistic depiction of living as well as inanimate objects. Artists like Jean Michel Basquiat, Norman Rockwell, and Banksy are renowned for giving a platform to cultural commentary and human experiences through their art.