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)



Bal-59842
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Title: Ms 4 fol.101v St. Luke
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Kga-0232
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Title: Palace Chapel of Charlemagne
Creator(s): Odo
Description: View of the Interior
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0684
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Title: Abbey Church at Corvey
Description: axial view of total Facade
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0686
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Title: Abbey Church at Corvey
Description: upper register of facade
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Met-04717
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Title: Plaque with Agnus Dei on a Cross between Emblems of the Four Evangelists
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-06271
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Title: Plaque with Saint John the Evangelist
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
BAL-112343
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Title: Cod. 1948; Christ in Majesty, Gero Codex, Cologne or Reichenau
Creator(s): Anno
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Kga-0008
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Title: Abbey Church of St. Michael, Hildesheim
Description: Overall view from S
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0010
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Title: Abbey Church of St. Michael, Hildesheim
Description: Interior: View down the nave with recently restored ceiling
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0225
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Title: Abbey Church of St. Michael, Hildesheim
Description: Interior: Bernward's plain column capital, N side, 2nd fr altar, ca. 1010
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kga-0119
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Title: Bishop Bernward Bronze Doors, commissioned for St. Michael's
Description: Overall view of bronze doors from front center
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Ard-36758
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Title: Doors from Hildesheim, Germany [electrotype reproduction]
Creator(s): unknown
Franchi and Sons (Messrs)
Description: Detail, center of left hand door
Vendor: Archivision, Inc.
Kga-0120
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Title: Bishop Bernward Bronze Doors, commissioned for St. Michael's
Description: Panel: Adam and Eve Reproached by the Lord
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0837
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Title: St. Martin-du-Canigou Monastery
Description: View WNW down on the abbey complex from the rocky mountain above it.
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0643b
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Title: Cluny Abbey
Description: Closer view of the surviving South transept, view East.
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
XIR-210457
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Title: Plan and elevation of Cluny Abbey
Creator(s): Giffart, Pierre
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Kfa-0266
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Title: Benedictine Abbey and Cloister of Saint Pierre at Moissac
Description: Abbey Church, S Flank; porch and portal of the narthex
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0168
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Title: Benedictine Abbey and Cloister of Saint Pierre at Moissac
Description: Close detail of tympanum on the S portal
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0452
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Title: Abbey Church of Sainte-Foy and Town of Conques
Description: View of Nave (barrel vault construction)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0461
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Title: Abbey Church of Sainte-Foy and Town of Conques
Description: close detail of monsters tormenting the Damned
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0313
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Title: Basilica of Mary Magdalen (La Madeleine), Vézelay
Description: Interior: General view of the Nave, toward Apse
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0364
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Title: Basilica of Mary Magdalen (La Madeleine), Vézelay
Description: closer view of the Tympanum
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0295
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Title: Cathedral of Saint Lazare, Autun, 1120-1146.
Description: General view of Portal with Tympanum
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0298
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Title: Cathedral of Saint Lazare, Autun, 1120-1146.
Description: very close detail of weighing of the souls
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0381
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Title: Cathedral of Saint Lazare, Autun, 1120-1146.
Description: Interior: View of the Nave and vaulting toward the apse
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0450
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Title: Cathedral of Saint Lazare, Autun, 1120-1146.
Description: Eve. right half of lintel, N Portal. Now in Musée Rolin, Autun.
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
XIR-187080
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Title: Christ and the Pilgrims of Emmaus, Santo Domingo de Silos
Creator(s): Spanish School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Kfc-0057
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Title: Virgin and Child Enthroned
Description: Total from left front (showing chair)
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
XJL-195866
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Title: Ms L.A. 139-Lisboa fol.71 jaws of Hell swallowing red dragon, beast of sea and beast of earth, from Gulbenkian Apocalypse
Creator(s): English School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-216463
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Title: Ms 173 fol.148r Historiated initial 'S' depicting a man threshing, from Citeaux Abbey from "Moralia in Job" by pope Gregory Great
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Kfa-0475
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Title: Abbey Church at Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe
Description: Nave of the Abbey Church. painted barrel vault
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0480
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Title: Abbey Church at Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe
Description: vault painting, incl. God addressing the builders of the Tower of Babel
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
Kfa-0481
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Title: Abbey Church at Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe
Description: det of vault painting: Building of the Tower of Babel; early 12th c.
Vendor: Saskia, Ltd.
XIR-083396
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Title: Ms 168 f.4v Historiated initial 'R' depicting a knight fighting a dragon, Burgundian School from "Moralia in Job" by pope Gregory Great.
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Bos-01639
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Title: Christ in Majesty with Symbols of the Four Evangelists
Creator(s): Unknown
Vendor: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
XIR-181085
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Title: Bayeux Tapestry
Creator(s): French School
Description: Harold crosses the Channel to the territory of Guy, Count of Ponthieu
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-182014
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Title: Bayeux Tapestry
Creator(s): French School
Description: Duke William Preparing to Sail to Pevensey
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-154191
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Title: Bayeux Tapestry
Creator(s): French School
Description: Harold Swears an Oath that he will Accept William as King of England
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-162677
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Title: Abbey of Saint-Philibert, Tournus
Description: View of narthex interior
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
XIR-154949
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Title: Ms 372 fol.153 A Marriage, from 'Decrets de Gratien'
Creator(s): French School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education