ARTH 245 * Introduction to Art History * Professor Sarah Benson * Fall 2004

 

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Part I: Early Renaissance in Italy and the North
Part II: High Renaissance, Mannerism, and the Rise of Secular Painting
>> Part III: Baroque Art, From Sun King to Dark Chamber

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Artist after Hans HOLBEIN the Younger (1497-1543)
Title/Subject Death of the Lady from the Dance of Death
Date 1524-26
Medium woodcut
Dimensions 65 x 48 mm
Location Basle, Kupferstichkabinett

Artist Hans HOLBEIN the Younger (1497-1543)
Title/Subject The Ambassadors
Date 1533
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 207 x 209 cm
Location London, National Gallery

Artist Hans HOLBEIN the Younger (1497-1543)
Title/Subject Henry VIII
Date 1540
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 82.6 x 74.5 cm
Location Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica

Artist Pieter BRUEGEL THE ELDER (1525/30-1569)
Title/Subject Battle Between Carnival and Lent
Date 1559
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 1.18 x 1.61 m
Location Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum

Artist Pieter BRUEGEL THE ELDER (1525/30-1569)
Title/Subject The Return of the Hunters (December)
Date 1565
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 117 x 162 cm
Location Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum

Artist El Greco (1541-1614)
Title/Subject The Burial of Count Orgaz
Date 1586
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 4.9 x 3.6 m
Location Toledo, Spain: Santo Tomé

Artist Carlo MADERNO (1556-1629)
Title/Subject Saint Peter's Basilica, Facade
Date 1607-15
Location Vatican, Rome

Artist Carlo MADERNO (1556-1629)
Title/Subject Saint Peter's Basilica, Nave
Date 1607-15
Location Vatican, Rome

Artist Annibale CARRACCI (1560-1609)
Title/Subject The Butcher's Shop
Date c. 1580
Medium Oil on canvas
Location Fort Worth, Texas, Kimball Museum

Artist Annibale CARRACCI (1560-1609)
Title/Subject The Bean Eater
Date c. 1585
Medium Oil on canvas
Location Rome, Galleria Colonna

Artist Annibale CARRACCI (1560-1609)
Title/Subject Hercules and Omphale
Date 1597-1601
Medium fresco
Location Rome, Palazzo Farnese

Artist CARAVAGGIO (Michelangelo Merisi, 1571-1610)
Title/Subject Sick Bacchus
Date c. 1593-4
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 67 x 53 cm
Location Rome: Borghese Gallery

Artist CARAVAGGIO (Michelangelo Merisi, 1571-1610)
Title/Subject Lute Player
Date c. 1595-6
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 94 x 119 cm
Location Saint Petersburg (Leningrad): Hermitage

Artist CARAVAGGIO (Michelangelo Merisi, 1571-1610)
Title/Subject Crucifixion of Saint Peter
Date 1600
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 230 x 175 cm
Location Rome: Santa Maria del Popolo, Cerasi Chapel

Artist CARAVAGGIO (Michelangelo Merisi, 1571-1610)
Title/Subject Conversion of Saint Paul
Date 1600
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 230 x 175 cm
Location Rome: Santa Maria del Popolo, Cerasi Chapel

Artist CARAVAGGIO (Michelangelo Merisi, 1571-1610)
Title/Subject Calling of Saint Matthew
Date c. 1599-1602
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 3.4 x 3.5 m
Location Rome: San Luigi dei Francesi, Contarelli Chapel

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject The Artist and His Wife, Isabella Brandt, in a Honeysuckle Bower
Date c. 1609
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 178 x 136.5 cm
Location Munich: Alte Pinakothek

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject The Raising of the Cross
Date 1609-10
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 4.6 x 3.4 m
Location Antwerp, Belgium: Antwerp Cathedral

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject Birth of Marie de' Medici (from the Medici Cycle)
Date 1622-25
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions height 3.94 m
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject Education of Marie de' Medici (from the Medici Cycle)
Date 1622-25
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions height 3.94 m
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject Presentation of Portrait to Henry IV (from the Medici Cycle)
Date 1622-25
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions height 3.94 m
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject Debarkation at Marseilles (from the Medici Cycle)
Date 1622-25
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions height 3.94 m
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Pieter Paul RUBENS (1577-1640)
Title/Subject Felicity of the Realm (from the Medici Cycle)
Date 1622-25
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions height 3.94 m
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Frans HALS (1580/85-1666)
Title/Subject Banquet of the Officers of the Saint George Militia
Date 1616
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 1.7 x 3.2 m
Location Haarlem: Frans Halsmuseum

Artist Frans HALS (1580/85-1666)
Title/Subject The Jolly Toper
Date c. 1628-30
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 81 x 66.6 m
Location Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum

Artist Frans HALS (1580/85-1666)
Title/Subject The Women Regents of the Old Men's Home in Haarlem
Date 1664
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 1.74 x 2.49 m
Location Haarlem: Frans Halsmuseum

Artist Jusepe de RIBERA (1591-1652)
Title/Subject The Club-Footed Boy
Date 1642
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 164 x 93.5 cm
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Artemesia GENTILESCHI (1593-c. 1653)
Title/Subject Judith and Holofernes
Date 1620
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 199 x 162 cm
Location Florence: Uffizi

Artist Artemesia GENTILESCHI (1593-c. 1653)
Title/Subject Judith and Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes
Date c. 1625
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 184 x 141 cm
Location Detroit: The Detroit Institute of Arts

Artist Nicolas POUSSIN (1593/4-1665)
Title/Subject Abduction of the Sabine Women
Date c. 1663-34
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 1.54 x 2.09 m
Location New York: Metropolitan Museum

Artist Nicolas POUSSIN (1593/4-1665)
Title/Subject Et in Arcadia Ego (The Arcadian Shepherds)
Date c. 1650
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 85 x 121 cm
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist Nicolas POUSSIN (1593/4-1665)
Title/Subject Eucharist (from the Seven Sacraments I)
Date 1636-40
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 95 x 121 cm
Location Leicestershire: Belvoir Castle

Artist Nicolas POUSSIN (1593/4-1665)
Title/Subject Eucharist (from the Seven Sacraments II)
Date 1647
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 117 x 178 cm
Location Edinburgh: National Gallery

Artist Pietro DA CORTONA (1596-1669)
Title/Subject Glorification of the Reign of Urban VIII (Triumph of Divine Providence)
Date 1633-39
Medium fresco
Location Rome: Palazzo Barberini

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Apollo and Daphne
Date 1622-5
Medium marble
Dimensions Height 2.43 m
Location Rome: Galleria Borghese

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Apollo and Daphne
Date 1622-5
Medium marble
Dimensions Height 2.43 m
Location Rome: Galleria Borghese

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Apollo and Daphne
Date 1622-5
Medium marble
Dimensions Height 2.43 m
Location Rome: Galleria Borghese

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject David
Date 1623
Medium marble
Dimensions lifesize
Location Rome: Galleria Borghese

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Baldacchino
Date 1624-33
Medium bronze
Dimensions over 90 feet
Location Vatican, Rome: Saint Peter's

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Ecstasy of Saint Theresa
Date 1645-52
Medium marble
Dimensions lifesize
Location Rome: Santa Maria della Vittoria, Cornaro Chapel

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Saint Peter's, Colonnade
Date designed 1657
Location Vatican Rome

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Saint Peter's, Colonnade
Date designed 1657
Location Vatican Rome

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Saint Peter's, Colonnade
Date designed 1657
Location Vatican Rome

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Saint Peter's, Colonnade
Date designed 1657
Location Vatican Rome

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Cathedra Petri
Date 1657-66
Medium bronze
Location Vatican, Rome: Saint Peter's

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Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Sant'Andrea al Quirinale
Date begun 1658
Location Quirinal Hill
Patrons Jesuit Order, Pamphili family, Alexander VII

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Sant'Andrea al Quirinale, altar
Date begun 1658
Location Quirinal Hill
Patrons Jesuit Order, Pamphili family, Alexander VII

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Sant'Andrea al Quirinale, altar and dome
Date begun 1658
Location Quirinal Hill
Patrons Jesuit Order, Pamphili family, Alexander VII

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject Sant'Andrea al Quirinale
Date begun 1658
Location Quirinal Hill
Patrons Jesuit Order, Pamphili family, Alexander VII

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680) and workshop
Title/Subject Pamphili dove
Date begun 1658
Location Sant'Andrea al Quirinale
Patrons Jesuit Order, Pamphili family, Alexander VII

Artist Gianlorenzo BERNINI (1598-1680)
Title/Subject First Project for the Louvre
Date 1664-5
Medium drawing

Artist Francisco de Zurbarán (1598-1664)
Title/Subject Saint Serapion
Date 1628
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 120.7 x 104.1 cm
Location Hartford: Wadsforth Atheneum

Artist Francisco de Zurbarán (1598-1664)
Title/Subject Vision of Saint Peter Nolasco
Date 1629-30
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 179 x 223 cm
Location Madrid: Prado

Artist Francesco BORROMINI (1599-1667)
Title/Subject San Carlo alla Quattro Fontane, Interior
Date 1638-41
Location Rome

Artist Francesco BORROMINI (1599-1667)
Title/Subject San Carlo alla Quattro Fontane, Façade
Date façade 1665-67
Location Rome

Artist Francesco BORROMINI (1599-1667)
Title/Subject San Carlo alla Quattro Fontane (plan)
Date 1638-67
Location Rome

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Old Woman Cooking Eggs
Date 1618
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 99 x 128 cm
Location Edinburgh: National Gallery

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Christ in the House of Martha and Mary
Date c. 1619
Medium oil on canvas
Location London: National Gallery

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Water Carrier of Seville
Date c. 1619
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 105.3 x 80 cm
Location London: Wellington Museum

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Feast of Bacchus (The Topers)
Date 1628
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 165 x 225 cm
Location Madrid: Prado

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Philip IV in Brown and Silver
Date c. 1634-35
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 231 x 131 cm
Location London: National Gallery

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Equestrian Portrait of Philip IV
Date c. 1634-35
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 3.01 x 3.14 m
Location Madrid: Prado

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject The Surrender at Breda
Date c. 1634-35
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 3.1 x 3.16 m
Location Madrid: Prado

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject Juan de Calabazas
Date c. 1637-69
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 1.31 x 2.31 m
Location Madrid: Prado

Artist Diego VELÁZQUEZ (1599-1660)
Title/Subject The Maids of Honor
Date 1656
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 3.2 x 2.7 m
Location Madrid: Prado

Artist Anthony VAN DYCK (1599-1641)
Title/Subject Portrait of Elena Grimaldi, Marchesa Cattaneo
Date 1623
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 246 x 173 cm
Location Washington, DC: National Gallery

Artist Anthony VAN DYCK (1599-1641)
Title/Subject Portrait of Queen Henrietta Maria with Sir Jeffrey Hudson
Date 1633
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 219.1 x 134.8 cm
Location Washington, DC: National Gallery

Artist Anthony VAN DYCK (1599-1641)
Title/Subject Equestrian Portrait of Charles I
Date c. 1637-38
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 3.67 x 2.92 m
Location London: National Gallery

Artist REMBRANDT can Rijn (1606-1669)
Title/Subject The Anatomy Lesson of Professor Tulp
Date 1632
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 169.5 x 216.5 cm
Location The Hague: Maurithuis

Artist REMBRANDT can Rijn (1606-1669)
Title/Subject The Night Watch (Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq)
Date 1642
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 3.8 x 4.4 m
Location Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum

Artist REMBRANDT can Rijn (1606-1669)
Title/Subject Aristotle Contemplating the Bust of Homer
Date 1653
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 1.44 x 1.35 m
Location New York: Metropolitan Museum

Artist REMBRANDT can Rijn (1606-1669)
Title/Subject The Sacrifice of Isaac
Date 1655
Medium Etching
Dimensions 15.6 x 13.1 cm
Location Boston: Museum of Fine Arts

Artist REMBRANDT can Rijn (1606-1669)
Title/Subject Self-Portrait
Date 1658
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 133.6 x 103.8 cm
Location New York: Frick Collection

Artist REMBRANDT can Rijn (1606-1669)
Title/Subject Self-Portrait in Painter's Costume
Date 1660-62
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 114.3 x 95.2 cm
Location London: Kenwood House

Artist Gerrit DOU (1613-1675)
Title/Subject The Quack
Date 1652
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 112 x 83 cm
Location Rotterdam: Museum Boymans-van Beuningen

Artist Gerrit DOU (1613-1675)
Title/Subject The Doctor
Date 1653
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 49.3 x 37 cm
Location Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum

Artist Claude PERRAULT (1613-1688), Louis LE VAU (1612-70), & Charles LE BRUN (1619-90)
Title/Subject Louvre, East Façade
Date 1667-70
Location Paris

Artist Jean Baptiste TUBY
Title/Subject

Apollo 's Chariot Rising From the Sea (fountain)

Date 1670s
Location Versailles, Gardens

Artist


Architects:
Louis LE VAU (1612-70)
Jules Hardouin-Mansart (1646-1708)
Ceiling paintings:
Charles Le Brun (1619-90)

Title/Subject Hall of Mirrors
Date 1670s
Location Versailles

Artist Willem KALF (1619-93)
Title/Subject Still Life with Chinese Bowl
Date 1662
Medium oil on panel
Dimensions 64 x 53 cm
Location Berlin, Staatliche Museen

Artist Paulus POTTER (1625-1654)
Title/Subject The Young Bull
Date 1647
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 2.3 x 3.4 m
Location The Hague: Mauritshuis

Artist Jan STEEN (1625/6-1679)
Title/Subject The Feast of Saint Nicholas
Date c. 1660-65
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 82 x 70.5 cm
Location The Hague: Mauritshuis Amsterdam: Rijksmuseum

Artist Nicolaes MAES (1634-1693)
Title/Subject The Eavesdropper
Date 1657
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 92.5 x 122 cm
Location Dordrecht: Dordrechts Museum

Artist Jan (Johannes) VERMEER (1632-1675)
Title/Subject View of Delft
Date c. 1658
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 96.5 x 115.7 cm
Location The Hague: Mauritshuis

Artist Jan (Johannes) VERMEER (1632-1675)
Title/Subject The Art of Painting
Date c. 1662-65
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 1.3 x 1 m
Location Vienna: Kunsthistorisches Museum

Artist Jan (Johannes) VERMEER (1632-1675)
Title/Subject Woman Holding a Balance
Date c. 1664
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 42.5 x 38.1
Location Washington, DC: National Gallery

Artist Jan (Johannes) VERMEER (1632-1675)
Title/Subject Lady at a Virginal with a Gentleman
Date c. 1665
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 74 x 64.5 cm
Location Collection of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II

Artist Jan (Johannes) VERMEER (1632-1675)
Title/Subject Girl with the Red Hat
Date c. 1665
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 22.8 x 18 cm
Location Washington, DC: National Gallery

Artist Jan (Johannes) VERMEER (1632-1675)
Title/Subject The Geographer
Date c. 1665
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 51.6 x 45.4 cm
Location Frankfurt: St”delsches Kunstinstitut

Artist Antoine COYSEVOX (1640-1720)
Title/Subject Relief with Louis XIV
Date c. 1678
Medium plaster
Location Versailles, Salon of War

Artist Hyacinthe RIGAUD (1659-1743)
Title/Subject Louis XIV
Date 1702
Medium oil on canvas
Location Paris: Louvre

Artist William HOGARTH (1697-1764)
Title/Subject The Orgy, from The Rake's Progress
Date c. 1734
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 62.2 x 74.9 cm
Location London: Sir John Soane's Museum

Artist William HOGARTH (1697-1764)
Title/Subject The Marriage Contract, from Marriage ý la Mode
Date 1743-45
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 90.8 x 69.9. cm
Location London: National Gallery

Artist PIRANESI ()
Title/Subject Veduta di Campo Vaccino
Date c. 1746-48?
Medium Etching
Dimensions 40 x 54 cm

Artist Sir Joshua REYNOLDS (1723-1792)
Title/Subject Portrait of Members of the Society of Dilettanti
Date c. 1777-79
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions 196.8 x 142.2 cm
Location London: Society of the Dilettanti

Artist Thomas JEFFERSON (1743-1826)
Title/Subject Monticello
Date 1770-84; 1796-1806
Location Charlottesville, Virginia