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Art historical analysis (painting), a basic introduction using...

Art historical analysis (painting), a basic introduction using Goya’s Third of May, 1808, 1814

Francisco de Goya, Third of May, 1808, 1814, oil on canvas, 266 x 345.1 cm (Museo del Prado. Madrid)

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Constantin Brancusi, The Kiss, 1916 Constantin Brancusi, The...

Constantin Brancusi, The Kiss, 1916

Constantin Brancusi, The Kiss, 1916, limestone, 58.4 x 33.7 x 25.4 cm (Philadelphia Museum of Art)

Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

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Mask (Buk), Torres Strait, Mabuiag Island Mask (Buk), Torres...

Mask (Buk), Torres Strait, Mabuiag Island

Mask (Buk), Torres Strait, Mabuiag Island, mid to late 19th century,turtle shell, wood, cassowary feathers, fiber, resin, shell, paint, 21 ½ inches high (The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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Fang Reliquary FIgure Reliquary Guardian Figure (Eyema-o-Byeri),...

Fang Reliquary FIgure

Reliquary Guardian Figure (Eyema-o-Byeri), Gabon, Fang peoples, mid 18th to mid 19th century, wood and iron, 58.4 cm high (Brooklyn Museum)

Speakers: Dr.

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Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool) Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool),...

Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool)

Sika dwa kofi (Golden Stool), Asante people (Ghana), c. 1700 and Asante weights (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)

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Visual Wednesday: In Situ versus Virtual Art Viewing

All humans, we are art viewers, whether we are aware of this reality or not. Presently, there are a multitude of methods to view art. Viewers may choose an “in person” viewings using their sight, visually impaired individuals view through touch, or still some may tour virtually online amongst other options. 387 more words

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