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



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   Unit 1: week 1 | week 2 | week 3 | week 4
   Unit 2: week 5 | week 6 | week 7 | week 8
   Unit 3: week 10 | week 11 | week 12

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
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Ma Jolie
1911-12
Oil on canvas
100 x 65.4 cm.
New York: Museum of Modern Art
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler
1910
Oil on canvas
100.6 x 72.8 cm.
Art Institute of Chicago
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Still Life with Chair Caning
1912
Oil and pasted oilcloth on canvas, surrounded with rope
27 x 34.9 cm.
Paris: Musée Picasso
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Violin
1912
Pasted paper and charcoal
62 x 47
Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou
Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973)
Glass and Bottle of Suze
1912
Pasted paper, gouache, and charcoal.
65.4 x 50.2 cm.
St. Louis, MO: Washington University Gallery of Art

Georges BRAQUE (1882-1963)
Houses at L'Estaque
1908
Oil on canvas
73 x 59.5 cm.
Bern: Kunstmuseum

Georges BRAQUE (1882-1963)
Violin and Palette
1909-10
Oil on canvas
91.8 x 42.9 cm.
New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Guillaume APOLLINAIRE (1880-1918)
"La Cravate et la montre," 1914
From Calligrammes: Poèmes de la paix et de la guerre, 1913-16
1925

Daniel BURNHAM (1846-1912)
Charles McKIM and Senate Park Commission
Macmillan Plan for Washington, D.C.
1902
Presentation drawing

Daniel BURNHAM (1846-1912) and Co.
Union Station
1907-08
Washington, D.C.

Daniel BURNHAM (1846-1912) and Co.
Flatiron Building (Fuller Building)
1902
New York (Fifth Avenue & 23 rd Street)

Alfred STIEGLITZ (1864-1946)
Winter on Fifth Avenue
1893
Photogravure
Alfred STIEGLITZ (1864-1946)
The Flat Iron
1902
Photogravure
Alfred STIEGLITZ (1864-1946)
The Steerage
1907
Photogravure
Jacob RIIS (1849-1914)
Tenement Interior in Poverty Gap: An English Coal-Heaver's Home
c. 1889
Photogravure
Jacob RIIS (1849-1914)
Street Arabs in Sleeping Quarters
1890
Photogravure
Jacob RIIS (1849-1914)
Sabbath Eve in a Coal Cellar, Ludlow Street
early 1890s
Photogravure
Title page
from Catharine BEECHER and Harriet BEECHER STOWE, The American Woman's Home
1869
Printed book illustration
View of "A Christian House"
from Catharine BEECHER and Harriet BEECHER STOWE, The American Woman's Home
1869
Printed book illustration
Plan of the main floor
from Catharine BEECHER and Harriet BEECHER STOWE, The American Woman's Home
1869

Cass GILBERT (1859-1934)
F. W. Woolworth Company Building
1911-13
New York

Cass GILBERT (1859-1934)
Study for F.W. Woolworth Company Building
1910
Graphite on paper. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress
Frank Lloyd WRIGHT (1867-1959)
Robie House
1909
Chicago
Frank Lloyd WRIGHT (1867-1959)
Robie House
1909
Chicago
LE CORBUSIER (Charles-Édouard Jenneret, 1887-1965)
Project for a Contemporary City of Three Million Inhabitants
1922
LE CORBUSIER (Charles-Édouard Jenneret, 1887-1965)
Perspective drawing for Domino Housing Project
1914

LE CORBUSIER (Charles-Édouard Jenneret, 1887-1965)
Villa Savoye
1928-30
Poissy
France

Walter GROPIUS (1883-1969) and Adolf MEYER (1881-1929)
Fagus Shoe Factory
1991-16
Alfeld-an-der-Leine, Germany

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