Art History Midterm Study Guide
Shifting Status of the Artist
Velasquz in Las Meninas raised his status
Raphael depicts himself in his own piece, intellectuals of past depicted as
Impact of Religion
When in a church, patron often i
What purposes did artworks such as the Sarcophagus serve for the
What would be the primary tools for reconstructing life on Crete?
What great work of Greek literature gave insight about Ancient Greek
Complex Directions in Modern Art
MARCEL DUCHAMP, Fountain, 1917.
REN MAGRITTE, The False Mirror, 1928.
SALVADOR DAL, The Persistence of Memory, 1931.
MAN RAY, The Gift, 1921.
MERET OPPENHEIM, Object (Luncheon in Fur), 1936.
PIET MONDRIAN, Compo
Art at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century
Paris, rue de Turbigo, 1906.
HENRI MATISSE, The Joy of Life, 1906.
PABLO PICASSO, Les Demoiselles d'Avignon (The Young Ladies of Avignon), 1907.
GEORGES BRAQUE, The Portuguese, 1911.
VASILY KANDINSKY, Sket
FRANCISCO GOYA, The Third of May, 1808, 1814.
JOHN CONSTABLE, The Haywain, 1821.
JOSEPH MALLORD WILLIAM TURNER (may be written as JMW TURNER), The Slave Ship, 1840.
CASPAR DAVID FRIEDRICH, Abbey in an Oak Forest, 1809-10.
THE ART OF MODERN LIFE
PARIS, Place de la Concorde, 1900.
GUSTAVE COURBET, Burial at Ornans, 1850.
ADOLPHE-WILLIAM BOUGUEREAU, Nymph and a Satyr, 1873.
JEAN-BAPTISTE CARPEAUX, The Dance, 1869.
DOUARD MANET, The Luncheon on the Grass, 1863.
Art at the Fin-deSiècle
PAUL CÉZANNE, Mont Sainte-Victoire, ca. 1887.
GEORGES SEURAT, Sunday Afternoon on La Grande Jatte,
VINCENT VAN GOGH, Starry Night, 1889.
PAUL GAUGUIN, Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We