ARTH 260 * Introduction to Art History * Professor Sarah Benson * Spring 2005



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Portrait of Jesuit Scholar, Johann Adam Schall von Bell
1667
Published in Athanasius Kircher (1602-80), China monumenti , Amsertdam 1667, plate Bb.
Woven at the Beauvais Manufactory
The Astronomers
From the Emperor of China Series

1697-1705
Wool and silk
W: 10 ft. 5 1/2 in.; L: 13 ft. 9 in.
Jean-Antoine WATTEAU (1684-1721)
La Gamme d'amour
1715-18
Oil on canvas
50.8 x 59.7 cm.
London: National Gallery

Jean-Antoine WATTEAU (1684-1721)
Le Pélerinage à l'Île de Cithère
1717
Oil on canvas
1.3 x 1.9 m.
Paris: Louvre

Jean-Antoine WATTEAU (1684-1721)
The Signboard of Gersaint
c. 1721
Oil on canvas
1.62 x 3.06 m.
Schloss Charlottenburg: Stiftung Preussische Schlössen und Gärten Berlin-Brandenberg
William HOGARTH (1697-1764)
Analysis of Beauty, Plate I
1753
Etching
Ithaca, New York: Herbert F. Johnson Museum
Giuseppe VASI (1710-1782)
Palazzi del Campidoglio
1753
etching
20.2 x 32.3 cm.
Giovanni Paolo PANINI (1691-1765)
Gallery of Views of Ancient Rome
1758
oil on canvas
231 x 303 cm.
Paris: Louvre
Patron: Monsignor de Canillac, official at French Embassy in Rome
Giovanni Paolo PANINI (1691-1765)
Gallery of Views of Modern Rome
1758
oil on canvas
231 x 303 cm.
Paris: Louvre
Patron: Monsignor de Canillac, official at French Embassy in Rome
Jean-Baptiste PATER (1695-1736)
The Chinese Hunt
1736
Oil on canvas
172 x 127 cm.
Amiens: Musée de Picardie.
Jean-Siméon CHARDIN (1699-1779)
The Governess
1739
Oil on canvas
46 x 37.5 cm.
Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada
Jean-Baptise Siméon CHARDIN (1699-1779)
Soap Bubbles
c. 1739
Oil on canvas
60 x 73 cm
Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
François BOUCHER (1703-1770)
The Leopard Hunt
1736
Oil on canvas
183 x 128.5 cm.
Amiens: Musée de Picardie.
After a cartoon by François BOUCHER (1703-1770)
La Foire Chinoise (The Chinese Fair)
designed 1743; woven 1743-75 at Beauvais, France
Wool and silk
3.63 x 5.54 m.
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Charles-Amédée-Philippe VAN LOO ( 1719-1795 )
Soap Bubbles
1764
Oil on canvas
88.6 x 88.6 cm.
Washington, D.C.: National Gallery

Charles-Amédée-Philippe VAN LOO ( 1719-1795 )
The Magic Lantern
1764
Washington, D.C.: National Gallery
Sir Joshua REYNOLDS (1723-1792)
Portait of Members of the Society of Dilettanti

1777-79
oil on canvas
196.8 x 142.2 cm.
London: Society of Dilettanti
Anton VON MARON (1733-1808)
Johan Joachim Winkelmann
1768
oil on canvas138 x 99 cm.
Weimar: Kunstsammlungen
Joseph WRIGHT of Derby (1734-1797)
An experiment on a Bird in the Air-Pump
1768
Oil on canvas
1.82 x 2.43 m.
London: National Gallery
Joseph WRIGHT of Derby (1734-1797)
Two Boys by Candlelight Blowing a Bladder
1768-81
Oil on canvas with silver leaf under bladder, flame, and candle
89 x 70 cm.
San Marino, CA: Huntington Library
Louis DUCROS (1740-1810) and Giovanni VOLPATO (c. 1755-1803)
The Cortile del Belvedere with the Laocoön

1787-92
hand-colored etching
51.5 x 72.2 cm.
Munich: Bayerische Staatsbliothek
JHW TISCHBEIN (1751-1829)
Goethe in the Compagna
1787
oil on canvas
164 x 206 cm.
Frankfurt, Städelsches Kunstinstitut
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