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Greek Vase in the Geometric Style (Dipylon Vase), c. 700 BC

Cleobis and Biton, c. 615-590 BC

Exekias, Achilles and Ajax Playing Draughts, c. 540 BC

Euthymedes, The Warrior's Leave-Taking, c. 510-500 BC

Marble Metope from the Temple of Zeus, Olympia, c. 470-460 BC

Myron, Discobolos, 450 BC

Parthenon, Acropolis, Athens, 447-432 BC

Charioteer from the marble frieze of the Parthenon, c. 440 BC

Horse and horseman from the marble frieze of the Parthenon, c. 440 BC

Ulysses Recognized by His Old Nurse 5th century BC

Erectheion, Athens, c. 420-405 BC

Praxaiteles, Hermes with the young Dionysus, c. 340 BC

Laocoon Group, c. 175-50 BC

Durham Cathedral, 1093-1128

Nave of Durham Cathedral, 1093-1128

October from a Calendar Manuscript in the Wurttembergische Landesbibliothek, 1137-47

The Annunciation, Gensbach Gospel, c. 1150

Benedictine Church of Murbach, Alsace, c. 1160

Tournai Cathedral, Belgium 1171-1213

Facade of the Church of St-Trophime, Arles, c. 1180

Porch of the North Transept of Chartres Cathedral, 1194

Annunciation from the Infancy of Christ Window, Chartres Cathedral, mid-12th century

Amiens Cathedral, c. 1218-47

Sainte-Chapelle, Paris, 1248

Giotto, The Mourning of Christ, c. 1305

Donatello, St. George, c. 1415-16

Masaccio, Holy Trinity, c. 1425-28

Brunelleschi, Dome of Florence Cathedral, c. 1420-36

Brunelleschi, Pazzi Chapel, c. 1430

Brunelleschi, Interior of Pazzi Chapel, Florence, c. 1430

Jan van Eyck, Ghent Altarpiece wings open, 1432

Jan van Eyck, Ghent Altarpiece wings folded, 1432

Rogier van der Weyden, The Descent from the Cross, c. 1435

Andrea Mantegna, St. James on the Way to His Execution, c. 1455

Piero della Francesca, Constantine's Dream, c. 1460

Leonardo da Vinci, The Last Supper, 1495-98

Leonardo da Vinci, Mona Lisa, c. 1502

Albrecht Durer, The Nativity, 1504

Albrecht Durer, Adam and Eve, 1504

Raphael, Virgin in the Meadow, 1505-6

Michelangelo, Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, 1508-12

Raphael, The Nymph Galatea, c. 1512-1514

Matthias Grunewald, Isenheim Altarpiece, 1515

Albrecht Altdorfer, Danube Landscape, c. 1526-28

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