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How to Look at Great Art-Works in 13-15

How to Look at and Understand Great Art - Works Discussed in Lectures 13-15

Lecture 13: Sculpture - Salt Cellars to Monuments (14-01-2019)
Cellini, Benvenuto. Salt Cellar for Francis I. 1540-1543. Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.
Bernini, Gian Lornezo. Triton Fountain. 1642-1643. Piazza Barberini, Rome.
Donatello. Equestrian Statue of Gattamelata. 1447-1453. Piazza del Santo, Padua, Italy.
Bartholdi, Frederic-Auguste. Statute of Liberty. 1884. New York.
Rodin, Auguste. Burghers of Calais. 1884-1886. Musee Rodin, Paris.
Degas, Edgar. Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer. Executed c.1880, cast 1922.
Duchamp, Marcel. Bottle Rack. 1914/1964. Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.
Smithson, Robert. Spiral Jetty. 1970. Rozel Point, Great Salt Lake, Utah.The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Beuys, Joseph. The Pack (Das Rudel). 1969. Neue Galerie, Museumslandschaft Hessen Kassel, Kassel, Germany.
Donatello. Saint George (from Orsanmichele). c.1417. Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy.
Donatello. David. 1425-1430. Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy.
Hirst, Damien. The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living. 1991. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Michelangelo Buonarroti. Rondanini Pieta. 1552-1564. The Museum of the Sforza Castle, Milan, Italy.
Degas, Edgar. Woman Doing Her Hair. 1896-1911. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Schwitters, Kurt. Merz Picture 32A. Cherry Picture. 1921. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Rauschenberg, Robert. Monogram. 1959. Moderna Museet, Stockholm.
Klinger, Max. Beethoven. 1902. Museum der Bildenden Kunste, Leipzig, Germany.
Picasso, Pablo. Glass of Absinthe. 1914. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

Lecture 14: Development of Painting - Tempera and Oils (14-01-2019)
Cimabue (Bencivieni di Pepo). Madonna Enthroned (The Madonna and Child in Majesty Surrounded by Angels). c.1280. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Giotto di Bondone. Death of Saint Francis. c.1320s. Bardi Chapel, Church of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy.
Giotto di Bondone. The Adoration of the Magi. 1304-1306. Cappella Scrovegni (Arena Chapel), Padua, Italy.
Memling, Hans. Portrait of Barbara van Vlaenderbergh Moreel. c. 1480. Musees Royaux des Beau-Arts de Belgique, Brussels.
Botticelli, Sandro. Portrait of a Man. c. 1480-1485. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Leonardo da Vinci. Last Supper. c. 1495-1498. Santa Maria delle Grazie, Refectory, Milan, Italy.
Rembrandt van Rijn. Self-Portrait. c. 1669. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence.
Ruskin, John. Zermatt. 1844. Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
Hunt, William Holman. Our English Coasts. 1852. Tate Gallery, London.
Courbet, Gustave. The Source of the Loue. c.1864. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y.
Turner, Joseph Mallord William (J.M.W.). The Fighting Temeraire. The National Gallery, London.
Parrot, S. W. At the Royal Academy: Varnishing Day. 1846. Millenium Gallery, Ruskin Gallery, Mseums Sheffield, UK.
Renoir, Pierre-Auguste. Diana. 1867. The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.
van Gogh, Vincent. Crows over the Wheatfields. 1890. Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.

Lecture 15: Modern Painting - Acrylics and Assemblages (14-01-2019)
Cimabue (Bencivieni di Pepo). Madonna Enthroned (The Madonna and Child in Majesty Surrounded by Angels). c.1280. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Van Eyck Brothers. Ghent Altarpiece. c. 1432. Cathedral of St. Bavo, Ghent, Belgium.
Rembrandt van Rijn. Self-Portrait. c. 1668. Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Cologne, Germany.
Millais, John Everett. Ophelia. 1852. Tate Gallery, London.
van Gogh, Vincent. Old Woman from Arles. 1888. Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.
Munch, Edvard. The Scream. 1893. The National Gallery, Oslo.
Picasso, Pablo. Demoiselles d'Avignon. 1907. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Brooks, Romaine. At the Seashore. 1912. Musee National de la Cooperation Franco-Americaine, Blerancourt, France.
Marsh, Reginald. Three Girls in Street. 1948. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y.
Ensor, James. Fireworks. 1887. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y.
Pollock, Jackson. Number 1 (Lavender Mist). 1950. The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.
Stella, Frank. Giufa, la Luna, i Ladri e le guardie. 1984. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Rauschenberg, Robert. Bed. 1955. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Picasso, Pablo. Dora Maar in a Wicker Chair. 1938. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Noland, Kenneth. Half. 1959. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX.
Frankenthaler, Helen. The Bay. 1963. The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI.
Genoves, Juan. Friends. 2006.
Miro, Joan. Untitled (Sans titre). 1976-1978. Fundacio Pilar I Joan Miro, Mallorca, Spain.
Chia, Sandro. The Idleness of Sisyphus. 1981. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Judd, Donald. Untitled (Stack). 1967. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Cassatt, Mary. The Boating Party. 1893-1894. National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.
Jawlensky, Alexey von. Variation No. 10. 1916. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y.