16th Century

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Madonna of the Rocks

1483

LEONARDO DA VINCI, Madonna of the Rocks, from San Francesco Grande, Milan, Italy, begun 1483. Oil on wood (transferred to canvas), . Louvre, Paris.

Vitruvian Man

1485

LEONARDO, Vitruvian Man, ca. 1485–1490.

Last Supper

1495

LEONARDO DA VINCI, Last Supper, ca. 1495–1498. Oil and tempera on plaster, 13′ 9″ × 29′ 10″. Refectory, Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan.

Pieta

1498

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI, Pietà, ca. 1498–1500. Marble, high. Saint Peter’s, Vatican City, Rome.

David

1501

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI, David, from Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy, 1501–1504. Marble, 17′ high. Galleria dell’Accademia, Florence.

Mona Lisa

1503

LEONARDO DA VINCI, Mona Lisa, ca. 1503–1505. Oil on wood, . Louvre, Paris.

Marriage of the Virgin

1504

RAPHAEL, Marriage of the Virgin, from the Chapel of Saint Joseph, San Francesco, Cittá di Castello, Italy, 1504. Oil onwood, . Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan.

Cartoon for Madonna and Child with Saint Anne and the Infant Saint John

1505

LEONARDO DA VINCI, cartoon for Madonna and Child with Saint Anne and the Infant Saint John, ca. 1505–1507. Charcoal heightened with white on brown paper, 4′ 6″ × 3′ 3″. National Gallery, London.

Madonna in the Meadow

1505

RAPHAEL, Madonna in the Meadow, 1505–1506. Oil on wood, . Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.

Ceiling of Sistine Chapel

1508

MICHLANGELO BUONARROTI, ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, Rome, Italy, 1508–1512. Fresco, 128′ × 45′.

Philosophy (School of Athens)

1509

RAPHAEL, Philosophy (School of Athens), Stanza della Segnatura, Vatican Palace, Rome, Italy, 1509–1511. Fresco, 19′ × 27′.

The Fetus and Lining of the Uterus

1511

LEONARDO DA VINCI, The Fetus and Lining of the Uterus, ca. 1511–1513. Pen and ink with wash, over red chalk and traces of black chalk on paper, . Royal Library, Windsor Castle.

Creation of Adam

1511

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI, Creation of Adam, detail of the ceiling (FIG. 22-1) of the Sistine Chapel, Vatican City, Rome, Italy, 1511–1512. Fresco, 9′ 2″ × 18′ 8″.

Moses

1513

MICHELANGE BUONARROTI, Moses, from the tomb of Pope Julius II, Rome, Italy, ca. 1513–1515. Marble, high. San Pietro in Vincoli, Rome.

Galatea, Sala di Galatea

1513

RAPHAEL, Galatea, Sala di Galatea, Villa Farnesina, Rome, Italy, ca. 1513. Fresco, 9′ 8″ × 7′ 5″.

Bound Slave

1513

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI, Bound Slave (Rebellious Captive), from the tomb of Pope Julius II, Rome, Italy, ca. 1513–1516. Marble, high. Louvre, Paris.

Baldassare Castiglione

1514

RAPHAEL, Baldassare Castiglione, ca. 1514. Oil on canvas, . Louvre, Paris.

Madonna of the Harpies

1517

ANDREA DEL SARTO, Madonna of the Harpies, 1517.

Tomb of Giuliano de' Medici

1519

MICHELANGELO BUONARROTI, tomb of Giuliano de’ Medici, New Sacristy (Medici Chapel), San Lorenzo, Florence, Italy, 1519–1534. Marble, central figure 5′ 11″ high.