Unit 2

The Body


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Artworks in this Unit

Summer Study: Portraits

42. Head of a Roman patrician. Republican Roman. c. 75–50 B.C.E. Marble.

43. Augustus of Prima Porta. Imperial Roman. Early first century C.E. Marble.

86. Henri IV Receives the Portrait of Marie de’ Medici, from the Marie de’ Medici Cycle. Peter Paul Rubens. 1621–1625 C.E. Oil on canvas.

99. Portrait of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. Miguel Cabrera. c. 1750 C.E. Oil on canvas

205. Portrait of Sin Sukju (1417–1475). Imperial Bureau of Painting. c. 15th century C.E. Hanging scroll (ink and color on silk).

Summer Study: Self-Portraits

140. The Two Fridas. Frida Kahlo. 1939 C.E. Oil on canvas.

105. Self-Portrait. Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun. 1790 C.E. Oil on canvas.

*Self-Portrait, Albrecht Durer, 1500. Oil on canvas.

87. Self-Portrait with Saskia. Rembrandt van Rijn. 1636 C.E. Etching.

133. Self-Portrait as a Soldier. Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. 1915 C.E. Oil on canvas.

Same Subject, Different Context

*Judith slaying Holofernes. Artemisia Gentileschi. 1614-1618. Oil on canvas.

*Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes. Artemisia Gentileschi. C. 1625. Oil and canvas.

*Judith Beheading Holofernes. Caravaggio. c. 1598-1599. Oil on canvas.

*Judith with the Head of Holofernes. Lucas Cranach the Elder. 1530. Oil on canvas.

*Judith and Holofernes. Francisco Goya. 1819–23. Oil on canvas.

*Judith with the head of Holofernes. Nuremberg Chronicles. 1493. Woodcut illustration.

231. Untitled (#228), from the History Portraits series. Cindy Sherman. 1990 C.E. Photograph.

Global Portraiture

174. Portrait mask (Mblo). Baule peoples (Côte d’Ivoire). Early 20th century C.E. Wood and pigment.

226. Horn Players. Jean-Michel Basquiat. 1983 C.E. Acrylic and oil paintstick on three canvas panels

220. Tamati Waka Nene. Gottfried Lindauer. 1890 C.E. Oil on canvas.

97. Spaniard and Indian Produce a Mestizo. Attributed to Juan Rodríguez Juárez. c.1715 C.E. Oil on canvas

91. Las Meninas. Diego Velázquez. c. 1656 C.E. Oil on canvas.

76. School of Athens. Raphael. 1509–1511 C.E. Fresco.

*Mona Lisa. Leonardo da Vinci. 1503-1517. Oil on canvas.

147. Marilyn Diptych. Andy Warhol. 1962 C.E. Oil, acrylic, and silkscreen enamel on canvas.

148. Narcissus Garden. Yayoi Kusama. Original installation and performance 1966. Mirror balls