ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Sandro Botticelli, Villa Farnesina, Museo Del Prado

15 views2 pages

For unlimited access to Class Notes, a Class+ subscription is required.

Sandro Botticelli, Birth of Venus, 1485, tempera on canvas
Venus is arriving in this work, but she is also immobile
Hair shows the wind is either catching or moving her
Modest figure covering herself
Raphael, Galatea, Sala di Galatea, Villa Farnesina, Rome, Italy, 1513. Fresco
Both of the above share a watery foreground with a dominant woman as the core
of the image
She is also in a shell, but her ship as well as herself in motion
Classical Antiquity
Imitation of Botticelli
Emulation as well
Raphael, Madonna in the Meadow, 1505, Oil on wood
Highly geometric
Leonardo, Portrait of Mona Lisa, oil on wood, 1503-1517
Varnish is applied after it is finished painting
The varnish yellows with time
The Louvre does not clean the Varnishes, so it gives off a yellowish tint
Vacant wall in the Sale Carré, Louvre, 1922
Mona Lisa was stolen by an Italian that believed the work was
rightfully Italian
Raphael, Portrait of Maddalena Doni
The “other” Mona Lisa, Prado Museum, Madrid
Copy of Mona Lisa made when the Mona Lisa was still in Leonardo’s studio
Give a better sense of what the work actually looked like when it was completed
Vacant wall in the Sale Carré, Louvre, 1922
Mona Lisa was stolen by an Italian that believed the work was rightfully Italian
Presumed self-portrait of Leonardo, ca. 1515
Perugino, Christ Presenting the Keys to St. Peter, fresco, 1480, Vatican, Rome (Sistine
Chapel)
Direct reference to Roman antiquity
Use of orthogonal perspective
Donato D’ Angelo Bramante, Tempietto, San Pietro in Montorio, Rome, Italy, 1502
Commemorates site where St. Peter was crucified and buried (not accurate
location)
Monument in architectural form: ideal geometric proportions
find more resources at oneclass.com
find more resources at oneclass.com
Unlock document

This preview shows half of the first page of the document.
Unlock all 2 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in

Get access

Grade+
$10 USD/m
Billed $120 USD annually
Homework Help
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
40 Verified Answers
Study Guides
1 Booster Class
Class+
$8 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Homework Help
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
30 Verified Answers
Study Guides
1 Booster Class