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



syllabus
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   Unit 1: week 1 | week 2 | week 3 | week 4
   Unit 2: week 5 | week 6 | week 7 | week 8

blackboard

assignments
section | paper 1 | paper 2 | paper 3

online resources
Cornell Library | Grove Dictionary of Art | Encyclopaedia Britannica | Oxford Dictionary of Art | Oxford Companion to Western Art | Oxford Dictionary of Architecture | History of Art Dept. | Cornell Homepage

Henry Hobson RICHARDSON (1838-86)
Marshall Field Wholesale Store
1885-87
Chicago
Demolished c. 1935

Daniel BURNHAM (1846-1912) and John Wellborn ROOT (1850-91)
Union Stock Yard Gate
c. 1875.
Chicago (Exchange Ave. at Peoria St.)

Daniel BURNHAM (1846-1912) and John Wellborn ROOT (1850-91)
The Rookery Building
1885-86
Chicago
Charles B. ATWOOD (1849-95) for BURNHAM and Co.
The Reliance Building
1891-4
Chicago
Charles B. ATWOOD (1849-95)
Peristyle
surmounted by Daniel Chester FRENCH and Edward G. POTTERThe Triumph of Columbus
1893
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition

Dankmar ADLER (1844-1900) and Louis SULLIVAN (1856-1924)
The Auditorium Building
1886-89
Chicago

Dankmar ADLER (1844-1900) and Louis SULLIVAN (1856-1924)
The Wainwright Building
1890-92
St. Louis
Louis SULLIVAN (1856-1924)
Carson, Pirie, Scott and Co. Building (formerly Schlesinger & Mayer Department Store)
1898-99 and 1902-04
Chicago (1 S. State St.)
Richard Morris HUNT (1828-1895)
Administration Building
1893
262' x 262'
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition
G.W.G. FERRIS
Ferris Wheel
1893
Steel
250' diameter
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition
Harriet HOSMER (1830-1908)
Queen Isabella
1893
Plaster modello
Daniel Chester FRENCH (1850-1931)
The Republic
1893
Staff and gilding over iron frame
Height: 65'
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition
Frederick MACMONNIES (1862-1937)
Columbian Fountain
1893
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition
Mary LAWRENCE (1863-1945)
Columbus Landing on San Salvador
1893
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition

Mary Fairchild MACMONNIES (1858-1946)
Primitive Woman
1893
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition, Women's Building

Mary CASSATT (1844-1926)
Modern Woman
1893
Chicago: World's Columbian Exposition, Women's Building
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