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ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Buon Fresco, Filippo Brunelleschi, Vanishing Point

Cathedral in Florence: designed to hold all citizens of florence (100,000) at the time but could hold up to 30,000 Giotto Fresco- buon fresco (made when wet) lamentation Baptistery of San Giovanni, Florence, I...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Lorenzo Ghiberti, Andrea Pisano, Filippo Brunelleschi

God the Geometer God creating the earth with geometry The invention of geometry perspective comes from Tuscany: Florence Making a name at the Baptistery: Brunelleschi Ghiberti, Perspective Birthplace of perspective: orig...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Jan Van Eyck, Limbourg Brothers, Recto And Verso

Notes: Rogier Van Der Weyden, Saint Luke Drawing the Virgin, 14351440 Oil and tempera on wood

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Gerhard Richter, Quattrocento, Masaccio

Format of midterm is online Next Wednesday starting at 12:45 Midterm Study powerpoint posted by noon tomorrow Know media and date, do not need to know where it is right now Everything specified in review powerpoint 11:59 p...

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

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 ...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Giorgione, Hans Baldung, Relief Printing

Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Hunters in the Snow, 1565. Oil on wood. Giovanni Bellini, San Zaccaria Altarpiece, 1505. Oil on wood transferred to canvas. Giovanni Bellini and Titian, Feast of the Gods, 1529. Oil on c...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Jan Van Eyck, Giovanni Arnolfini, Hans Memling

Hans Holbein the youger, The French Ambassadors, 1533. Oil and tempera on wood. Skull is blob in bottom Anamorphic perspective: twist and contort perspectival orientation ...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Immaculate Conception, Dentition, Vanishing Point

226 *Important Figures to Know Michelangelo o We see first time religious figures who dont wear halos Pop Julius II Warrior Pope (15031513) Patron of arts Sistine Chapel Duke of Milan Leonardos first patron Leonardo da...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Fra Angelico, Scrovegni Chapel, Masaccio

Giotto, the Lamentation: Chapel 1305-1306 Masaccio: expulsion of Adam and eve from the garden of Eden 1425 Brunelleschi, The Sacrifice of Isaac 1401 Fra Angelico, Annunciation to the Virgin Mary (after perspective so ...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Guillaume Du Fay, Ghent Altarpiece, Jan Van Eyck

Guillaume Dufay, Nuper resarum flores, Motet written to celebrate the consecration of the Florence Cathedral (song) Medici made their money as bankers to the pope Northern Renaissance Art: Sumptuous devotions and celebrate...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan
ART HIST 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Beaune Altarpiece, Ghent Altarpiece, Jan Gossaert

Hieronymus Bosch, Garden of Earthly Delights, 15101510. Oil on wood Tryptic Hell panel is on the right side of the tryptic which is reference to Last Judgement pieces: hell on left side of Christ Outside panels show the wo...

Art History
ART HIST 250
Claudia Swan

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