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

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Chapter 2 : The Language of Art

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Plate 5 — Met-2993
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Title: Linguist Staff (Okyeame)
Description: detail
Plate 9 — Dva-1082
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Title: Sky Cathedral
Creator(s): Louise Nevelson
Artist's rights: Copyright Permission Contact: Artists Rights Society, NY, info@arsny.com (www.arsny.com)
Plate 17 — Ksa-0105
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Title: Mezquita
Description: Interior of the Mosque with some of the 36 piers and 514 columns. Each bay is defined by a set of two-tiered horseshoe arches with alternating red brick and white stone voussoirs.
Plate 17 — Ksa-0105a
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Title: Mezquita
Description: larger, diagonal overall view of Interior Courtyard, showing spaciousness of Prayer Hall
Plate 23 — Pgf-0095
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Title: Melancholy of the Politician
Creator(s): Giorgio de Chirico
Plate 25 — Dva-1001
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Title: Passage from Virgin to Bride
Creator(s): Marcel Duchamp
Plate 30 — Kca-0030
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Title: Angkor: Khmer (Angkorean) capital and temple complexes
Description: Angkor Vat: Overall view
Plate 32 — Arc-1656
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Title: Chiat/Day Building
Creator(s): Frank Owen Gehry
Plate 33 — Kir-0584
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Title: Chichen Itza: Castillo
Description: General from south east general view
Plate 35 — Jga-0059
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Title: Temple of Athena Nike
Creator(s): Kallikrates
Description: Total view from NE through the Propylaea (morning light)
Plate 41 — Dva-0422
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Title: Seagram Building, general view
Creator(s): Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Plate 43 — Pgb-0105
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Title: Olympic Structures in Munich
Creator(s): Behnisch & Partners
Description: General view of Stadium from S