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.



Met-4150
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Title: Portrait of a Member of the Wedigh Family, Probably Hermann Wedigh (died 1560)
Creator(s): Hans Holbein the Younger
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Lgf-0003
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Title: Portrait of King Henry VIII of England
Creator(s): Hans Holbein the Younger
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lgf-0196
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Title: Jane Seymour, Queen of England (died 1537)
Creator(s): Hans Holbein the Younger
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lgf-0198
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Title: Jane Seymour, Queen of England (died 1537)
Creator(s): Hans Holbein the Younger
Description: Oil and tempera on oak panel. Detail: hands, garment
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
AFr-0473
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Title: Chateau de Chambord
Description: north façade
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Lfa-0044
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Title: Chateau of Chenonceaux
Description: View of the Palace bridging the Cher River
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lfb-0001
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Title: Louvre: Cour Carrée, Wing of Henri II
Creator(s): Jean Goujon
Pierre Lescot
Description: Overall view
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lff-0308
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Title: King François I
Creator(s): Jean Clouet
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lff-0307
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Title: Elizabeth of Austria
Creator(s): François Clouet
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Lff-0304
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Title: King Charles IX of France
Creator(s): François Clouet
Description: Overall view
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Msb-0031
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Title: The Escorial
Creator(s): Juan de Herrera
Juan Bautista de Toledo
Description: Closer view of central principal façade from W
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Bos-01542
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Title: Fray Hortensio Félix Paravicino
Creator(s): El Greco (Doménikos Theotokópoulos)
Description: Oil on canvas
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Met-3737
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Title: View of Toledo
Creator(s): El Greco (Doménikos Theotokópoulos)
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Mif-0028
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Title: A Youth with a Basket of Fruit
Creator(s): Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Ard-12102
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Title: Saint Matthew and the Angel
Creator(s): Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
Description: Frontal view, depicting the full frame of "St. Matthew and the Angel"
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Mif-1240
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Title: Saint Sebastian
Creator(s): Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-1230
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Title: The Supper at Emmaus
Creator(s): Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-1100
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Title: Judith and Holofernes
Creator(s): Artemisia Gentileschi
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-0550
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Title: Flight into Egypt
Creator(s): Annibale Carracci
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mib-0040
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Title: Church of Santa Susanna
Creator(s): Carlo Maderno
Description: Overall view of Façade from S
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mib-0361
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Title: San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane
Creator(s): Francesco Borromini
Description: Façade, tower and fountain
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mib-0449
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Title: Church of S. Ivo alla Sapienza, Exterior
Creator(s): Francesco Borromini
Description: View of S. Ivo, seen from courtyard of the Sapienza (della Porta) (1999)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mib-0043
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Title: Church of S. Ivo alla Sapienza
Creator(s): Francesco Borromini
Description: Interior: full view into the dome from within concave niche
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Arc-0966
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Title: Cornaro Chapel
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Mid-1306
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Title: St. Teresa in Ecstacy, Cornaro Chapel
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Description: View of the central marble sculpture of St. Teresa in Ecstacy.
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Arc-0999
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Title: Cornaro Chapel
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Mid-0017
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Title: David
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Description: Total from right front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mid-0005
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Title: Apollo and Daphne
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Description: Total from the front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mid-0280
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Title: Bust of Costanza Bonarelli (Costanza Buonarelli)
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Description: Total from front center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mib-0265
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Title: Piazza di San Pietro with St. Peter's and Vatican Palace
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Description: General view from SE
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mid-0899
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Title: Baldacchino. Overall views
Creator(s): Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Description: Overall view of Baldacchino from niche of St. Veronika toward nave, with lights during papal mass
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-0054
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Title: The Barberini Ceiling
Creator(s): Pietro da Cortona
Description: General View of the Ceiling
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Arc-1466
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Title: Chapel of the Holy Shroud
Creator(s): Guarino Guarini
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Mib-0571
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Title: Palazzo Carignano
Creator(s): Guarino Guarini
Description: West Facade. Total from left front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Bos-01924
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Title: Picture Gallery with Views of Modern Rome
Creator(s): Giovanni Paolo Panini
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Mif-0890
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Title: View of the Piazza del Popolo, Rome
Creator(s): Giovanni Paolo Panini
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-0283
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Title: Portrait of a Lady
Creator(s): Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mif-0785
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Title: Sketch for the Ceiling Fresco in Wurzburg
Creator(s): Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Tol-01022
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Title: The Riva degli Schiavoni, Venice
Creator(s): Canaletto
Vendor: Toledo Museum of Art
Mif-0649
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Title: Piazza San Marco, Venice
Creator(s): Francesco Guardi
Description: central detail
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.