Exploring Art. A Global, Thematic Approach, 3rd edition

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Chapter 9 : Gods and Goddesses

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Plate 1 — Jgc-0925
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Title: Snake Goddess
Plate 3 — Jgc-0285
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Title: Poseidon (Zeuss)
Creator(s): Kalamis
Description: Full length from front center
Plate 4 — Dva-4013
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Title: Shiva as Nataraja, Lord of Dance
Plate 5 — Jia-2101
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Title: Great Stupa
Description: Total from east
Plate 9 — Lif-0057
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Title: Madonna in the Meadow
Creator(s): Raphael
Plate 16 — Lid-0272
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Title: Sacrifice of Isaac
Creator(s): Lorenzo Ghiberti
Description: close detail: Sacrifice of Isaac
Plate 24 — Jea-0010
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Title: Stonehenge
Description: General view: sarsen circle & trilithons, from NNW
Plate 25 — Jia-0002
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Title: Pantheon
Description: View of the interior with oculus
Plate 27 — Pfb-0425
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Title: Notre-Dame-du-Haut
Creator(s): Le Corbusier
Description: Total: View of exterior from ESE
Plate 29 — Jga-0045
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Title: The Parthenon
Creator(s): Iktinos
Description: Total seen from NW section of the Acropolis, afternoon light (1984)
Plate 33 — AMx-0037
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Title: Pyramid of the Sun
Description: west elevation
Plate 35 — Kia-0886
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Title: Kandariya Mahadeva Temple
Description: Total, view N
Plate 36 — Kfa-0187
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Title: Cathedral of Notre Dame, Chartres
Description: Overall View of Cathedral from East, SE
Plate 37 — WFr-0070
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Title: Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Chartres
Description: south transept; clerestory; #95: south rose: glorification of Christ
Plate 40 — Mia-0500
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Title: Masjid-i shah (Shah Mosque)
Description: View of Main Entrance Gate with dome of Sheikh Lutfallah Mosque in distance
Plate 41 — Mia-0508
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Title: Masjid-i shah (Shah Mosque)
Description: interior wall elevation showing elaborate polychrome tile