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History of Art: Prehistoric to Medieval

medieval woman in a head dress

Rogier Van der Weyden, Portrait of a Lady, 1460, 14x10",  National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC 

medieval group of angles and saints

Cimabue, Virgin and Child in Glory surrounded by six angels, c.1280
14'x9', Museé du Louvres

a stag

Le Livres des Simples Médecines, mid 15th c. parchment

Vishnu with His Consorts Bhu and Shri

Vishnu with His Consorts Bhu and Shri, bronze, c.1000, southern India

Saint-Pierre, cloister, with pier relief of Saint Peter

Saint-Pierre, cloister, with pier relief of Saint Peter, c.1100, marble

giotto

Giotto, Arena Chapel: South Wall: The Kiss of Judas c. fresco, 1303-1306

medieval chapel exterior

Scrovegni, Arena Chapel, c.1305-1306, Padua, Italy

ghent altarpiece

Jan van Eyck, The Ghent Altarpiece, (open), completed 1432. Saint Bavo Cathedral, Ghent, Belgium

medieval ottoman coffeehouse

Ottoman Coffeehouse from "Surname of Murad III", after 14th c.

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