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
Charlie CHAPLIN (1889-1977)
Modern Times
1936
Film
Marcel DUCHAMP (1887-1968)
Nude Descending a Staircase No. 2
1912
Oil on canvas
147 x 89.2 cm.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Marcel DUCHAMP (1887-1968)
Fountain
1917
Porcelain plumbing fixture and enamel paint
Height 62.5 cm.
Photograph by Alfred STIEGLITZ
Vladimir TATLIN (1885-1953)
Selection of Materials: Iron, Stucco, Glass, Asphalt
1914
Dimensions and whereabouts unknown
Vladimir TATLIN (1885-1953)
Model for a Monument to the Third International
1919-20
Wood, iron, and glass
Height c. 548.6 x 640 cm.
Destroyed

Hannah HÖCH (1889-1978)
Dada Dance
1922
Photomontage
32 x 23 cm.
Jerusalem: Israel Museum

Francis PICABIA (1879-1953)
Ici, c'est ici Stieglitz
1915
Pen and red ink on paper
75.9 x 50.8 cm .
New York: Metropolitan Museum
Max ERNST (1891-1976)
The Horde
1927
Oil on canvas
114 x 146.1 cm.
Amsterdam: Stedelijk Museum
Salvador DALÍ (1904-89)
The Persistence of Memory
1931
Oil on canvas
24.36 x 33.33 cm.
New York: Museum of Modern Art

Salvador DALÍ (1904-89)
with Luis BUÑUEL (1900-1983)
Opening sequence: "Once upon a time" from Un chien andalou
1929
Film

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