Art History

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Egypt

3000 BCE - 500 BCE

a. Palette of Narmar 3000
b. Great Pyramids of Giza-2551-2472 BCE
c. Ti Watching a Hippo Hunt-2450
d. Funerary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut-1490 BCE
e. Inner Coffin of King Tut 1325 BCE

Ancient Near East

3000 BCE - 500 BCE

a. Warka Vase-3200
b. Standard of Ur-2600
c. Victory of Stele of Naram-sin-2254
d. Stele of Hammurabi-1780

Agean 2500-1500 BCE

2500 BC - 1500 BC

a. Snake Goddess 1600 BC
b. Palace of Knossos 1600 BC
c. Mask of Agamemnon 1500 BC
i. Repousse

Greek

900 BC - 30 BC

a. 776 BCE FIRST OLYMPICS
b. Geometric Krater from the Dipylon Cemetery, Geometric Greek 740BC
c. New York Korus , Archaic 600 BCE
d. Achilles and Ajax playing a board game, Exekias, Archaic 540 BC
e. KRITSO BOY, EALRY CLASSICAL 480
f. Doryphoros spear Bearer by Polyklitos, Classical 440 BCE
g. Parthenon, classical 447-438
h. TEMPLE OF ATHENA NIKE, CLASSICAL 427-424

Etruscan

500 BC - 300 BC

a. Sarcophagus with Reclining Couple 520 BCE
b. Capitoline Wolf 500 Bce
c. Ficoroni Cista 400 BCE

Early Christian & Byzantine

245 BC - 1560 AD

a. Dura Europas 245 BCE
b. The Good Shepard Early 4th Century
c. Catacomb of Saints Peter Early 4th Century
d. Marcellinus Early 4th Century
e. Sarcophagus of Junius Bassus 359
f. Hagia Sophia mid 500 AD
g. Pantokrator 1000 AD-1100 AD
h. Saint Basil’s Cathedral 1554- 1560 AD

Roman

100 BC - 300 AD

44 BC - Julius Caesar dies

a. Head of a Roman 75 BC, Roman Republic
b. END OF BCE NOW AD
c. Augustus of Prima Porta early 1st century, Roman Early Empire
d. Ara Pacis 13-9 BCE, Roman Early Empire
e. Colosseum Roman early empire 70-80 AD
f. Column of Tarjian 90-112 AD Roman High Empire
g. Pantheon 188-125 AD Roman High empire
h. Four tetrarchs 305 AD Roman Late Empire

Early Medieval Europe

600 AD - 1000 AD

a. Purse Cover of Sutton Hoo 625 AD
b. Book of Kells 700 AD late 8th-early 9th century
c. Equestrian Statue of a Carolingian Ruler 800 AD
d. Gero Crucifix 970 AD

Gothic

600 - 1600

a. Saint Denis 1144 AD
b. Chartes 1145
c. Virgin of Paris 1300 AD
d. Virgin with Dead Christ 1300 AD

Islamic

680 AD - 1600 AD

a. Dome of the Rock (just before 700)
b. Mosque of Selim II 1568-1575 AD
c. Taj Mahal ~1631

Romanesque

1000 AD - 1200 AD

a. Model of Clunny III 1000 AD or just after*
b. Bayeux Tapestry, not quite half way to 1100
c. Last Judgment Tympanum just after 1100
d. The Vission of Hildegard of Bingen, half way between
1100-1200

Italy and Proto-Renaissance

1200 AD - 1400 AD

a. Pulpits - Nicola/Giovanni Pisano
b. Madonna Enthroned - Cimabue (risng) 1280-90
c. Madonna Enthroned - Giotto (lap) 1310
d. Arena Chapel - Giotto 1305-06
e. "Maesta" - Virgin and Child Enthroned with Saints - Duccio
1308-11
f. Allegory of Good Gov in the City and Country (Palazzo Pubblico, Siena) - Ambrogio Lorenzetti
g. Florence Cathedral - Cambio and others Begun 1296
h. Doges Palace, Venice 1424-38

Early Northern Renaissance

1400 AD - 1500 AD

Burgundy, Flanders, France, HRE

a. Well of Moses - Claus Sluter 1395-1406 Burgundy
b. Merode Altarpiece - Robert Campin 1425-28 Flanders
c. Ghent Altarpiece - Jan van Eyck 1432 Flanders
d. Giovanni Arnolfini and His Bride - van Eyck 1434 Flanders
e. January, from Les Tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry
- Limbourg Brothers 1413-16 French
f. Melun Diptych (Chevalier & st. Stephen/Virgin and Child)
- Jean Fouquet 1450 French
g. St Anthony Tormented by Demons - Martin Schonegauer
1480-90 Engraving (printmaking)

Italy, Renaissance

1400 AD - 1500 AD

a. Scrifiice of Issac - Brunelleschi 1401-02
b. Sacrifice of Isaac - Ghiberti 1401-02
c. Gates of Paradise - Ghiberti 1425-53
(East dorrs of Florence Cathedral Baptistry)
d. David - Donatello 1430-40
e. Holy Trinity - Massacio 1425
(Santa Maria Novella, Florence)
f. Brancacci Chapel 1420-on
(Santa Maria del Carmine, Florence)
g. Rucellai Palace, Florence - Alberti 1446--50
h. David - Verrocchio Early 1470s
i. The Annunciation - Fra Angelico 1440
j. Oculus - Mantegna
(ceiling of Camera Pica, Ducal Palace Mantua)
k. Primavera - Botticelli 1483
l. Hercules and Antaeus - Pollaiulo 1470
m. Christ Delivering the Keyes of the Kingdome to St. Peter
- Perugino 1481-83

Northern Renaissance

1500 AD - 1600 AD

HRE, France, Netherlands, Spain

a. Isenheim Altarpiece - Matthias Grunewald 1510-15 Germany (HRE)
b. Four Apostles - Albrecht Durer 1526 Germany (HRE)
c. Melancholia I - Durer 1514 (woodcut) Germany (HRE)
d. Henry VIII - Hans Holbein the Younger 1533 Germany (HRE)
e Lovre (wet wing of square court) - Lescot 1546 France
f. The Return of the Hunters - Bruegel 1565 Netherlands
g. Burial of St. Orgaz - El Greco 1586 Spain
h. Laocoon - El Greco Spain

Italy, High-Late Renaissance/Mannerism

1500 AD - 1600 AD

High Ren
a. Mona Lisa by Lonardo 1506
b. Pieta Michelangelo 1498
c. Sistine Chapel Ceiling by Michelangelo 1508-1512
d. School of Athens by Raphael 1509-1511
e. Sleeping Venus by Giorgione 1509
f. Venus of Urbino by Titian 1538

Mannerism
a. Entombment by Pontormo 1525-29
a. Madonna with the Long Neck by Parmigianino 1535
b.Venus, Cupid, Folly by Agnolo 1545
b. Saltcellar of Francis by Cellini 1543
c. Mercury by Bologna 1576
d. Villa Rotunda by Palladio 1567-69 (Venetian Ren)

Baroque Art in Northern Europe

1600 AD - 1700 AD

Flanders, Dutch Republic, France, England

Baroque Art in Western Europe

1600 - 1700

Italy, Spain

a. St. Peters Facade - Maderno 1606-12

b. Baldacchino, St. Peters, Rome - Bernini 1624-33
c. David - Bernini 1623
d. The Ecstacy of St. Teresa - Bernini 1640s
e. The Calling of St. Matthew/Coversion of St. Paul - Caravaggio 1600 and 1601
f. Judith Slaying Holofernes - Artemesia Gentileschi 1614-20
g. Las Meninas - Diego Velazquez 1656 Spanish

Rococo Europe & America

1700 - 1775

Europe and America
Mostly French Rococo

Enlightenment

1700 AD - 1800 AD

Neoclassical

1775 AD - 1800 AD

Romanticism

1789 AD - 1848 AD

Realism (beginning mid 1800s)

1848 AD - 1870 AD

Impressionism

1870 - 1900

Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, art Nouveau

Modern "-Isms"

1900 AD - 1945 AD

Modern Art

1945 AD - Present

Contemporary Art

1976