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How to Look at Great Art-Works in 28-30

How to Look at and Understand Great Art - Works Discussed in Lectures 28-30

Lecture 28: Revolutions - Neoclassicism and Romanticism (10.06.2019)
Apollo Belvedere. 2nd century A.D. Roman copy of a Greek work from 4th century B.C. Museo Pio Clementino, Vatican Museum, Rome.
Aphrodite of Knido. c. 350 B.C. Antique replica of original. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
David, Jacques-Louis. Oath of the Horatii. 1784. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Delacroix, Eugene. Barque of Dante. 1822. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Canova, Antonio. Monument to the Archduchess Marie Christina. 1798-1805. Church of the Augustinians, Vienna.
David, Jacques-Louis. Death of Marat. 1793. Musee d'Art Ancien, Musees Royaux des Beaux-Arts, Brussels.
Michelangelo Buonarroti. Pieta. 1498-1499. St. Peter's Basilica, Rome.
Greenough, Horatio. George Washington. 1832-1840. National Museum of American History, Washington.
Rubens, Peter Paul. The Tiger Hunt. c.1616. Musee des Beaux-Arts, Rennes, France.
Delacroix, Eugene. The Massacre at Chios. 1824. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Constable, John. View from East Bergholt towards Dedham Vale. c. 1815. Neue Pinakothek, Bayerische Staatsgemaldesammlungen, Munich, Germany.
van Ruisdael, Jacob. View of Haarlem. 1670. Kunsthaus, Zurich.
Friedrich, Caspar David. Monk by the Sea. c. 1809. Alte Nationalgalerie, Berlin.
Constable, John. The Hay Wain. 1821. The National Gallery, London.
Delacroix, Eugene. Death of Sardanapalus. 1827. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Rude, Francois. La Marseillaise, from Arc de Triomphe. 1833-1836. Paris.

Lecture 29: From Realism to Impressionism (10.06.2019)
Delacroix, Eugene. Death of Sardanapalus. 1827. Musee du Louvre, Paris.
Millet, Jean-Francois. The Gleaners. 1857. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Daumier, Honore. The Third-Class Carriage. c. 1862-1864. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Nadar, Felix (Gaspard Felix Tournachon)."Interior of Catacombs, Paris." 1861. Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris.
Millais, John Everett. Christ in the House of His Parents. 1849-1850. Tate Gallery, London.
Courbet, Gustave. A Burial at Ornans. 1849-1850. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos). The Burial of Count Orgaz. 1586. Santo Tome, Toledo, Spain.
Manet, Edouard. Olympia. 1863. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Titian (Tiziano Vecellio). Venus of Urbino. 1538. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Italy.
Renoir, Pierre-Auguste. Le Moulin de la Gallette. 1876. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Monet, Claude. Impression: Sunrise. 1872. Musee Marmottan Monet, Paris.
Degas, Edgar. The Laundress (La repasseuse). 1869. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Renoir, Pierre-Auguste. At La Grenouillere. 1869. The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg.
Monet, Claude. Breakfast in the Garden. c. 1873. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Degas, Edgas. Jockeys before the Race. c. 1878-1879. The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, UK.
Monet, Claude. Rouen Cathedral, Afternoon (The Portal, Full Sunlight). 1892-1894. Private Collection.
Monet, Claude. Rouen Cathedral, Sunset. 1894. Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow.
Degas, Edgar. Little Fourteen-Year-Old Dancer. Executed c.1880, cast 1922. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Rosso, Medardo. Impression of the Boulevards: Woman with a Veil. 1893. Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London.

Lecture 30: Postimpressionism - Form and Content Re-Viewed (10.06.2019)
Rodin, Auguste. Balzac (Le Monument a Balzac). 1898. Musee Rodin, Paris.
Cezanne, Paul. Still Life with Apples and Pears. 1885-1887. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Gaugin, Paul. Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going? 1897-1898. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Seurat, Georges. Sunday Afternoon on the Grande Jatte. 1884-1886. The Art Institute of Chicago, IL.
Monet, Claude. Rouen Cathedral, Sunset. 1894. Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow.
Seurat, Georges. The Circus. 1891. Musee d'Orsay, Paris.
Renoir,Pierre-Auguste. Portrait of Madame Claude Monet. c.1872-1874. Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon.
Cezanne, Paul. Mont Sainte-Victoire. 1902-1904. Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA.
Cezanne, Paul. Still Life with Statuette. 1894-1895. Nationalmuseum, Stockholm.
Khnopff, Fernand. I Lock My Door upon Myself. 1891. Neue Pinakothek, Bayerische Staatsgemaldesammlungen, Munich.
Gaugin, Paul. Vision after the Sermon. 1888. National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, UK.
Munch, Edvard. Anxiety. 1894. Munch Museum, Oslo.