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How to Look at Great Art-Works in 22-24

How to Look at and Understand Great Art - Works Discussed in Lectures 22-24

Lecture 22: Early Renaissance - Humanism Emergent (08.04.19)
da Fabriano, Gentile. Adoration of the Magi. 1423. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy.
Giotto di Bondone. Saint Francis Renouncing His Father's Belongings. c.1320s. Bardi Chapel, Church of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy.
Giotto di Bondone. Madonna Enthroned. c.1310. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy.
Giotto di Bondone. Presentation in the Temple. 1304-1306. Cappella Scrovegni (Arena Chapel), Padua, Italy.
Ghiberti, Lorenzo. Sacrifice of Isaac. c.1401. Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy.
Brunelleschi, Filippo. Sacrifice of Isaac. c.1401. Gilded bronze relief panel for the door of the Baptistery of Florence, Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy.
Masaccio (Tommaso di Giovanni di Simone Cassai). Trinity. 1425-1428. Santa Maria Novella, Florence, Italy.
Limbourg Brothers. Page with "February" from Tres Riches Heures. 1412-1416. Musee Conde, Chantilly, France.
Uccello, Paolo. Battle of San Romano. c.1438-1440. The National Gallery, London.
Piero della Francesca. Annunciation. 1452-1466. Basilica of San Francesco, Arexxo, Italy.

Lecture 23: Northern Renaissance - Devil in the Details (08.04.19)
Van Eyck, Jan. Portrait of a Man (Man in a Red Turban). 1433. The National Gallery, London.
Van Eyck, Jan. Giovanni Arnolfini and His Wife. 1434. The National Gallery, London.
Campin, Robert (Master of Flemalle). Merode Altarpiece. c.1427-1432. The Cloisters Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Van Eyck Brothers. Ghent Altarpiece. c.1432. Cathedral of St. Bavo, Ghent, Belgium.
Christus, Petrus. A Goldsmith in His Shop. 1449. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Fra Angelico (Guido di Pietro). Saint Benedict and Peter the Martyr, from Perugia Triptych. c.1437. Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, Perugia, Italy.
Van der Weyden, Rogier. Portrait of a Lady. c. 1460. The National Gallery, London.
Lochner, Stefan. Madonna in the Rose Garden. 1430-1435. Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Cologne, Germany.
Teniers, David the Younger. The Picture Gallery of Archduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria. 1651. Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, Brussels.
Watteau, Antoine. Gersaint's Shop Sign. 1721. Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin.
Heim, Francois-Joseph. Charles X Presenting Awards to Artists at the Salon of 1824. 1827. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Robert, Hubert. Projet d'amenagement de la Grande Galerie du Louvre vers 1789. c.1789

Lecture 24: High Renaissance - Humanism Perfected (08.04.19)
Raphael (Raffaello Santi). The School of Athens. c.1510-1511. Stanza della Segnatura, Stanze di Raffaello, Vatican.
Raphael (Raffaello Santi). Disputation of the Divine Sacrament. c. 1510-1511. Stanza della Segnatura, Stanze di Raffaello, Vatican.
Leonardo da Vinci. Virgin of the Rocks. c. 1483-1486. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Leonardo da Vinci. Mona Lisa. 1503-1506. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Leonardo da Vinci. Seven Grotesque Heads. Galeria dell'Accademia, Venice, Italy.
Leonardo da Vinci. Head of the Virgin. 1508-1512. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Michelangelo Buonarotti. Pieta. 1498-1499. St. Peter's Basilica, Rome.
Michelangelo Buonarotti. David. 1501-1504. Galeria dell'Accademia, Venice, Italy.
Apollo Belvedere. 2nd century A.D. Roman copy of a Greek work from 4th century B.C. Museo Pio Clementino, Vatican Museum, Rome.
Donatello. David. 1425-1430. Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy
Michelangelo Buonarotti. Creation of Adam. 1508-1512. Sistine Chapel, Vatican.
Leonardo da Vinci. Self-Portrait. c. 1630. The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.
Raphael (Raffaello Santi). Drawing for the School of Athens. Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, Milan, Italy.