CDR-1276: SR Set: The Essential Art History Primer

The Essential Art History Primer provides images of western painting, sculpture, and architecture. Suitable for teaching students ranging from kindergarten through high school and a good beginning to any college introduction Art History program. From Prehistoric through the Twenty-first Century our images offer a range of periods, styles, genres, and techniques. Included are fine details illustrating methods of work such as individual painter’s brushwork; sculpted surfaces of stone and bronze; the texture of mosaic. Also included are examples of script and text from various periods and cultures including Ancient Near Eastern cuneiform, Egyptian hieroglyphics, Ancient Greek and Latin inscriptions, and medieval manuscripts. (created Sept.2011)



Met-07153
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Title: A Goldsmith in His Shop, Possibly Saint Eligius
Creator(s): Petrus Christus
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Lgf-0735
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Title: Christ Walking on Water
Creator(s): Konrad Witz
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-06858
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Title: Temptation of Saint Anthony
Creator(s): Martin Schongauer
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Lid-0258
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Title: Sacrifice of Isaac
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Description: Front center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lid-0270
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Title: Sacrifice of Isaac
Creator(s): Lorenzo Ghiberti
Description: Front center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Ard-4662
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Title: Florence Baptistery: North Doors
Creator(s): Lorenzo Ghiberti
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Ard-4666
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Title: Florence Baptistery: North Doors
Creator(s): Lorenzo Ghiberti
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Arc-8079
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Title: Orsanmichele
Creator(s): Francesco Talenti
Arnolfo di Cambio
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Arc-7948
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Title: Orsanmichele: Niche of Four Crowned Saints
Creator(s): Nanni di Banco
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Arc-7949
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Title: Orsanmichele: Niche of Four Crowned Saints
Creator(s): Nanni di Banco
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Lid-0246
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Title: 'Quattro Coronati' (Four Crowned Saints)
Creator(s): Nanni di Banco
Description: detail view
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lid-0340
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Title: St. George
Creator(s): Donatello
Description: Front center without tabernacle
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lid-0342
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Title: St. George
Creator(s): Donatello
Description: detail: relief (facsimile) of St. George slaying the dragon
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lib-0160a
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Title: Foundling Hospital (Ospedale degli Innocenti)
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Description: Detail view of loggia with Equestrian Mon. of Ferdinand I de'Medici, 1608 (by G. Bologna)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lib-0161b
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Title: Foundling Hospital (Ospedale degli Innocenti)
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Description: det: central arch, medallions: Andrea della Robbia, 1487
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Arc-0850
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Title: Ospedale degli Innocenti
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Andrea della Robbia
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Arc-0890
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Title: San Lorenzo
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Michelozzo di Bartolommeo
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Lib-0091
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Title: Pazzi Chapel (built as a Chapter House)
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Description: Closer view of façade (1960s)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
AIt-3117
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Title: Pazzi Chapel, Santa Croce
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Description: interior; crossing
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Lid-0570
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Title: Gates of Paradise. East Doors of Baptistry
Creator(s): Lorenzo Ghiberti
Description: East doors: Gates of Paradise.Total
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Ard-4630
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Title: Florence Baptistery: East Doors
Creator(s): Lorenzo Ghiberti
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Lid-0166
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Title: David with Head of Goliath
Creator(s): Donatello
Description: Total from front center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lid-0485b
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Title: Gattamelata (Equestrian Statue of Erasmo da Narni, called Gattamelata)
Creator(s): Donatello
Description: close view of horse and rider from right front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lib-0170
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Title: Palazzo di Medici-Riccardi
Creator(s): Michelozzo di Bartolommeo
Description: Overall view on Via Cavour
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Arc-3879
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Title: Palazzo Medici-Riccardi
Creator(s): Michelozzo di Bartolommeo
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
AIt-3137
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Title: Palazzo Rucellai
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Lif-1151
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Title: The Annunciation
Creator(s): Fra Angelico (Guido di Pietro)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-1147
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Title: Deposition from the Cross
Creator(s): Fra Angelico (Guido di Pietro)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-1050
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Title: The Adoration of the Magi
Creator(s): Gentile da Fabriano
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-1204
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Title: The St. Lucy Altarpiece
Creator(s): Domenico Veneziano
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Arc-0932
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Title: Santo Spirito
Creator(s): Filippo Brunelleschi
Antonio di Tuccio Manetti
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Lib-0152a
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Title: Santa Maria Novella
Creator(s): Leon Battista Alberti
Description: Closer View of Facade
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lib-0579
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Title: Sant' Andrea
Creator(s): Leon Battista Alberti
Description: overall view of facade
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lib-0582
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Title: Sant' Andrea
Creator(s): Leon Battista Alberti
Description: det: chapels, painted decorations of crossing, 1785-91
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
BAL-030690
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Title: The Battle of San Romano
Creator(s): Paolo Uccello
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Lif-1075a
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Title: Madonna and Child with the Birth of the Virgin (cleaned and restored l982)
Creator(s): Filippo Lippi
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-1065
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Title: Madonna and Child with Two Angels
Creator(s): Filippo Lippi
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-0045
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Title: St. Sebastian
Creator(s): Andrea Mantegna
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-2380
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Title: Calvary (The Crucifixion)
Creator(s): Andrea Mantegna
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lif-1254
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Title: The Dead Christ
Creator(s): Andrea Mantegna
Description: tempera on wood
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.