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
PAPER 1

Analysis of a painting

For this assignment you will analyze a painting at the Johnson Museum of Art and compare it to works in an outside reading that will be assigned. You will also practice using post-colonial theory, an art-historical approach that you will discuss in section during WEEK 3.

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Sections 1 & 7
Sections 2 & 8
Sections 3 & 4
Sections 5 & 6