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.



Jta-0100
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Title: Hagia Sophia (the Church of Divine Wisdom)
Description: Overall view from S
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Jta-1463
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Title: Hagia Sophia
Creator(s): Anthemios of Tralles
Isidore of Miletus, I
Description: General interior view, with colonnade, arches, gallery, pendentive, portion of dome
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Ard-26569
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Title: Hagia Sophia
Creator(s): Anthemios of Tralles
Isidore of Miletus, I
Description: View from the southeast corner, looking across the church, depicting Islamic additions
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Jta-1483
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Title: Hagia Sophia
Creator(s): Anthemios of Tralles
Isidore of Miletus, I
Description: S Gallery Mosaic: Enthroned Christ with Empress Zoe & Constantine IX Monomachus presenting scroll & gold coins
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kia-0310
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Title: Church of San Vitale
Description: Overall view from NE
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
AIt-0258
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Title: San Vitale
Description: interior; north elevation presbytery
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
SIt-0160
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Title: San Vitale
Description: presbytery; south side; capital
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Kis-0001
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Title: Mosaics in San Vitale
Description: Justinian and Attendants from the N Wall of the Apse
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kis-0003
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Title: Sant' Apollinare in Classe: Apse Mosaic
Description: Total of Apse Mosaic with Transfiguration and Sant'Apollinare
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kic-0108
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Title: Justinian as Conqueror (r.527 to 565) (Equestrian Emperor Triumphant or "The Barberini Ivory')
Description: Total
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0314
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Title: Monastery of Hosios Loukas, exteriors
Description: Katholikon from SW, cells beyond
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0321
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Title: Monastery of Hosios Loukas, exteriors
Description: Apses of Katholikon (L) and Theotokos (R), from E
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0381
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Title: Monastery of Hosios Loukas, Interiors
Description: Katholikon interior: view W
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kis-0025
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Title: Monreale Cathedral: Mosaics
Description: Christ Pantocrator, total with two mosaic bands below
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kis-0027
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Title: Monreale Cathedral: Mosaics
Description: detail: Christ Pantocrator with hand raised in blessing and Greek & Latin inscription: "I am the light of the world. He who follows shall not walk in the darkness." 13.30 meters wide
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kic-0105
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Title: Harbaville Triptych: Christ Enthroned with Saints
Description: Total
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kir-4700
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Title: Kairouan: Great Mosque
Description: General view of Minaret and courtyard from terrace.
Vendor: Inter-American Institute/Dr. James Bartholomay Kiracofe
ASp-0828
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Title: Great Mosque
Description: Al Mansur's extension of mosque to east; interior
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
ASp-0838
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Title: Great Mosque
Description: mihrab; three transverse bays in front of mihrab (Maqsura area): multi-lobed and simple intersecting arches, plain voussoirs
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
ASp-0841
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Title: Great Mosque
Description: dome over the bay in front of mihrab
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Ksa-0106
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Title: Mezquita
Description: Moorish Portal: Arabesque above portal, South side of the Mezquita
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-1159
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Title: Leaf from a Qur'an Manuscript
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-1224
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Title: Leaf from a Qur'an manuscript from Spain
Description: without mount
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
ASp-0880
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Title: Alhambra
Description: Palace of Muhammad V; Lion Court (Patio de los Leones); east pavilion and south gallery; at center: lion fountain; rectangular courtyard surrounded by colonnaded galleries with a pavilion at each shor
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Ksa-0101
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Title: Alhambra: Court of Lions
Description: detail of stalactite (Mocárabe) decorations
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kea-0280
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Title: Complex of Sultan Hasan
Description: Exterior of Hasan Mosque from East, with Minarets of Rifa'i Mosque at right
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kea-0282
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Title: Complex of Sultan Hasan
Description: Quibla wall and mihrab; Sultan Hasan Mosque
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kir-43374
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Title: Selimiye Mosque, Edirne
Creator(s): Sinan
Description: Interior view from West, showing Minbar and dome ceiling from below
Vendor: Inter-American Institute/Dr. James Bartholomay Kiracofe
Kir-43297
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Title: Selimiye Mosque, Edirne
Creator(s): Sinan
Description: Detail of Iznik tile and inscriptions above doorway
Vendor: Inter-American Institute/Dr. James Bartholomay Kiracofe
Mia-0505
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Title: Masjid-i shah (Shah Mosque)
Description: view of SE iwan
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Mia-0507
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Title: Masjid-i shah (Shah Mosque)
Description: detail of southern prayer hall
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-1194
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Title: Mihrab
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-06216
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Title: Carpet
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-07796
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Title: Mosque lamp
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Kew-0001
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Title: Baptismal Basin of St. Louis
Creator(s): Mohammad ibn al-Zayn
Description: Total from front
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Cal-04131
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Title: Monastic Ireland, Kells
Description: St.Columb’s House, Oratory
Vendor: Canyonlights Photography
Kic-0121
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Title: High Cross of Muiredach
Description: Total: West Side of the Cross
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kic-0123
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Title: High Cross of Muiredach
Description: W side detail: lower circle and Mission to the Apostles panel
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
AGe-0119
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Title: Abbey Gatehouse, Lorsch
Description: Two-story, triple arched gatehouse, flanked by staircase turrets. Western, outer face of the gatehouse.
Vendor: Hartill Art Associates
Kga-0117
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Title: Torhalle (Gatehouse) of Monastery at Lorsch
Description: detail of red and beige brick surface treatment
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.