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
   Unit 3: week 10 | week 11 | week 12 | week 13 | week 14 | week 15

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
Lee MILLER (1907-77)
Buchenwald
1945
Gelatin-silver print
East Sussex: Lee Miller Archives
Richard HAMILTON (born 1922)
Just what is it that makes today's homes so different, so appealing?
1956
Collage
26 x 25 cm.
Tübingen: Kunsthalle, Collection G.F. Zundel
Jackson POLLOCK (1912-56)
One (Number 31, 1950)
1950
Oil and enamel on unprimed canvas
269.5 x 530.8 cm.
New York: Museum of Modern Art
"Mother, when will you stay home again?"
Detail of an Adel advertisement
from the Saturday Evening Post
1944
Bill and Alfred LEVIT
Cape Cod House in Levittown
1948

Charles (1907-78) and Ray EAMES (1912-88)
Molded plywood splints
Manufactured during World War II for U.S. Navy

Charles (1907-78) and Ray EAMES (1912-88)
Molded plywood chairs
post World War II
Charles (1907-78) and Ray EAMES (1912-88)
Case Study House # 8
1949
Los Angeles
Pierre KOENIG
Case Study House # 22
1958
Los Angeles
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