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How to Look at Great Art-Works in 25-27

How to Look at and Understand Great Art - Works Discussed in Lectures 25-27

Lecture 25: Mannerism and Baroque - Distortion and Drama (13.05.19)
Michelangelo Buonarroti. Creation of Adam. 1508-1512. Sistine Chapel, Vatican.
Michelangelo Buonarroti. Last Judgement. 1534-1541. Sistine Chapel, Vatican.
Tibaldi, Pellegrino. The Adoration of the Shepherds. c.1546. Galleria Borghese, Rome.
Parmigianino (Girolamo Francesco Maria Mazzola). Madonna and Child with Angels (Madonna of the Long Neck). 1534-1540. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy.
El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos). Pentecost. 1596-1600. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid.
Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da). Conversion of Saint Paul. 1600-1601. Cerasi Chapel, Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome.
Gentileschi, Artemisia. Judith Slaying Holofernes. 1614-1620. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy.
Donatello. David. 1425-1430. Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, Italy.
Michelangelo Buonarroti. David. 1501-1504. Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice, Italy.
Bernini, Gian Lorenzo. David. 1623-1624. Galleria Borghese, Rome.
Bernini, Gian Lorenzo. Ecstasy of Saint Theresa. c.1650. Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome.
Velazquez, Diego. Queen Maria Anna of Austria. c.1652. Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid.
Rembrandt van Rijn. The Slaughtered Ox. 1655. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Rubens, Peter Paul. Elevation of the Cross. c.1610-1611. Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk, Antwerp Cathedral, Belgium.
Pontormo, Jacopo da. Descent from the Cross. c. 1528.. Cappella Capponi, Santa Felicita, Florence, Italy.

Lecture 26: Going Baroque - North versus South (13.05.19)
Rubens, Peter Paul. Elevation of the Cross. c.1610-1611. Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk, Antwerp Cathedral, Belgium.
Leyster, Judith. The Last Drop. c.1639. Philadephia Museum of At, PA.
Ribera, Jusepe de. Immaculate Conception. 1635. Convent of the Discalced Augustines, Salamanca, Spain.
Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da. Deposition from the Cross. 1600-1604. Pinacoteca, Vatican Museum, Rome.
Bernini, Gian Lorenzo. Fountain of the Four Rivers. 1648-1651. Piazza Navona, Rome.
Gaulli, Giovanni Battista. Triumph of the Name of Jesus. c. 1676-1679. Church of Il Gesu, Rome.
Bernini, Gian Lorenzo. Chair of Saint Peter. 1647-1653. St. Peter's Basilica, Rome.
Rigaud, Hyacinthe. King Louis XIV. 1701. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Regnaudin, Thomas, and Francois Girardon. Apollo Attended by the Nymphs. 1666-1672. Grotto of Thetis, Park of Versailles.
Apollo Belvedere. Museo Pio Clementino, Vatican Museum, Rome.
Poussin, Nicolas. Holy Family on the Steps. 1648. National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.
Raphael (Raffaello Santi). Madonna of the Meadow. 1505. Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.
Rembrandt van Rijn. Belshazzar's Feast. 1636-1638. The National Gallery, London.
Vermeer, Johannes. The Geographer. c.1668. Stadelsches Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt, Germany.
Vermeer, Johannes. View of Delft. c.1660-1661. Royal Cabinet of Paintings, Mauritshuis Museum, The Hague.
Stella, Frank. La Vecchia dell'Orto, 3X, from the Cones and Pillars series. Musee National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.

Lecture 27: 18th-Century Reality and Decorative Rococo (13.05.19)
Watteau, Antoine. A Halt during the Chase. c.1718-1720. Wallace Collection, London.
Rubens, Peter Paul. The Lion Hunt. c.1621. Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany.
Bouchardon, Edme. Cupid Cutting a Bow from the Club of Hercules. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Hogarth, William. The Marriage Settlement, from the Marriage a la Mode series. c.1743. The National Gallery, London.
Hogarth, William. The Tete a Tete, from the Marriage a la Mode series. c.1743. The National Gallery, London.
Hogarth, William. The Inspection, from the Marriage a la Mode series. c.1743. The National Gallery, London.
Hogarth, William. The Toilette, from the Marriage a la Mode series. c.1743. The National Gallery, London.
Hogarth, William. The Bagnio, from the Marriage a la Mode series. c.1743. The National Gallery, London.
Hogarth, William. The Lady's Death, from the Marriage a la Mode series. c.1743. The National Gallery, London.
Fragonard, Jean-Honore. The Progress of Love: Love Letters. 1771-1772. The Frick Collection, New York.
Drouais, Francois-Hubert. Portrait of Madame du Barry as Flora. Musee des Beaux Arts, Agen, Lot-et-Garonne, France.
De la Tour, Maurice-Quentin. Portrait of Madame de Pompadour. c.1755. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Fragonard, Jean-Honore. Young Girl Reading. c.1770. National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.
Boucher, Francois. The Gallant Shepherd. 1738. Hotel de Soubise, Paris.