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

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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

Henri MATISSE (1869-1954)
The Woman with the Hat
1905
Oil on canvas
80.6 x 59.7 cm.
San Francisco: Museum of Modern Art

Henri MATISSE (1869-1954)
Open Window, Collioure
1905
Oil on canvas
New York: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Henry Whitney
Henri MATISSE (1869-1954)
Lux, calme et volupté
1904-05
Oil on canvas
98.3 x 118.5 cm.
Paris: Musée d'Orsay
Henri MATISSE (1869-1954),
Le Bonheur de vivre (The Joy of Life)
1906
Oil on canvas
174 x 240 cm.
Merion, PA: The Barnes Foundation
(originally purchased by Gertrude STEIN)
Henri MATISSE (1869-1954)
Spanish Still Life
1910-11
Oil on canvas. 89 x 116 cm.
St. Petersburg: The State Hermitage Museum
Henri MATISSE (1869-1954)
Dance II
1910
Oil on canvas
260 x 391 cm.
St. Petersburg: The State Hermitage Museum
Henri MATISSE (1869-1954)
Music
1910
Oil on canvas
260 x 389 cm.
St. Petersburg: The State Hermitage Museum

Egon SCHIELE (1890-1918)
Self-Portrait Nude
1911
Watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper
51.4 x 35 cm.
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Vasily KANDINSKY (1866-1944)
Cover design for the first Blaue Reiter exhibition catalogue
1911

Printed image
Vasily KANDINSKY (1866-1944)
Improvisation No. 30 (Cannons)
1913
Oil on canvas
109.9 x 109.9 cm.
The Art Institute of Chicago

Franz MARC (1880-1916)
The Large Blue Horses
1911
Oil on canvas
1.05 x 1.81 m.
Minneapolis: Walker Art Center

Käthe Schmidt KOLLWITZ (1867-1945)
The Outbreak , from the Peasants' War series
1903
Etching
50.7 x 59.2 cm.
Kupferstichkabinett, Staatliche Museen ze Berlin, Preussicher Kulturbesitz
Käthe Schmidt KOLLWITZ (1867-1945)
The Beggars , from Krieg
1924
Print

Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Self-Portrait
1901
Oil on canvas
81 x 60 cm.
Paris: Musée Picasso

Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Family of Saltimbanques
1905
Oil on canvas
2.1 x 2.3 m.
Washington, D.C.: National Gallery of Art
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Portrait of Gertrude Stein
1906
Oil on canvas
100 x 81.3 cm.
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon
1907
Oil on canvas
2.43 x 2.33 m.
New York: Museum of Modern Art
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