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Art and the Mystery of Existence: Paleolithic and Neolithic Art
ART and the Afterlife I: Egyptian Art and Architecture
Art and the Afterlife II: The Ancient Near East
Art and Mythology I: Cycladic, Minoan, Archaic Greek
Art and Mythology II: Greek Art and Architecture
Art and Empire: Roman Art and Architecture
Art and Salvation I: Early Christian to Gothic Art
Art and Salvation II: The Early Renaissance
Art in the Age of Humanism: The High Renaissance
Art of Theatricality and Drama: The Baroque
Art of Reason and Passion: Neoclassicism and Romanticism
Art and the Collapse of Absolutes: Realism and Impressionism
Art of the Inner Soul: Post-Impressionism and Expressionism
Art of New Vision: Cubism to Abstract Expressionism
Art of Irony: Pop Art to Post-Modernism
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Art and the Human Experience
ART and the Afterlife I: Egyptian Art and Architecture

Palette of Narmer [Front and Back], c.3150-3125 B.C.E. Slate, 25".

Palette of Narmer [Front and Back], c.3150-3125 B.C.E. Slate, 25".

A beach house; Actual size=240 pixels wide

Above, left: Step Pyramid of King Djoser, by the architect Imhotep. Saqqara, Egypt. c.2681-2662 B.C.E.

The Great Sphinx, Giza. c.2570-2544 B.C.E. Sandstone, 65'.

Menkaure and his wife, Queen Khamerenebty, c.2515 B.C.E.

Menkaure and his Wife Khamerenebty [Detail], c.2515 B.C.E. Slate, 54".

Colonnade and Court of Amenhotep III, c.1350 B.C.E., Temple Complex of Amun-Mut-Khonsu, Luxor [Egypt]. Note the papyrus-bud columns.

Colonnade and Court of Amenhotep III, c.1350 B.C.E.

Detail of papyrus bud columns, Colonnade and Court of Amenhotep III, c.1350 B.C.E.

Queen Nefertiti, c.1348-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, 19

Queen Nefertiti, c.1348-1336 B.C.E., Limestone, 19".

Death Mask of King Tutankhamen, c.1327 B.C.E.

Death Mask of Tutankhamen, c.1327 B.C.E.

Great Pyramids at Giza: Menkaure, Khafre, and Khufu. c.2601-2515 B.C.E.

Above, right: Great Pyramids of Giza: Menkaure, Khafre, and Khufu. c.2681-2662 B.C.E.

The Great Sphinx, Giza. c.2570-2544 B.C.E. Sandstone, 65'.

Menkaure and his Wife, Queen Khamerenebty, c.2515 B.C.E. Slate, 54".

Colonnade and Court of Amenhotep III (c.1350 B.C.E.). The Court and Pylon of Ramesses II (c.1279-1212 B.C.E.) is visible in the background.

Queen Nefertiti, c.1348-1336 B.C.E. Limestone, 19".

Queen Nefertiti, c.1348-1336 B.C.E., Limestone, 19".

Cover of the coffin of Tutankhamen [Detail], c.1327 B.C.E., Gold inlaid with enamel and semiprecious stones. Entire coffin is approx. 6'.