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B-List Art Appreciation Part I: Know your names!

Chauvet Cave
Woman from Willendorf
Hall of the Bulls at Lascaux
Figure from Ain Ghazal
Skara Brae
Jomon Flame Pot
Dogu Figurine
Orant Figure
Ram in the Thicket
The Great Lyre of Ur
The Standard of Ur
Stele of Naram-Sin
Gudea of Lagash
Ur-Nammu Ziggurat
Human-headed winged bull and Hero
Royal Lion Hunt Friezes of Ashurbanipal
Ishtar Gate
The Pyramids of Giza
Statue of Hemiunu
Khafre Protected by a Hawk
Wall-painting from the Tomb of Khnumhotep
Akhnaten and Nefertiti with their children
Tutankhamun's Throne
Sarcophagus of the Spouses
Chimera of Arrezzo
Bust of Julius Caesar
Agustus of Prima Porta
Ara Pacis
Augustus Cameo
Green Caesar
Reclining Nude
Image could not be found. Anyone who can find it, please add it or send it to me. Be warned: I definitely saw things that I did not want to see when I searched for it.
The Colosseum
Arch of Titus
Trajan's Column
The Pantheon
Basilica of Constantine at Trier
Four Tetrarchs
The Barberini Ivory
Hagia Sophia
Violin Type Cycladic Figure
Bull Jumping Fresco
Tholos Tomb
Mask of Agamemnon
Stirrup Jar with Octopus
Speedos Type Cycladic Figure
Cleobis and Biton
Euphronius Krater
Achilles and Ajax Playing Draughts
Charioteer from Delphi
The Parthenon
Hermes and the Young Dionysis
Nike of Samothrace
The Dying Gaul
Laocoon and His Sons
Belvedere Torso
Persepolis Griffin Capital
Apadana Place Persian Guards
Shang Dynasty Rhino Bronze
You Vase
Terracotta Army
Lady Dai Funerary Banner
Incense Burner from the Tomb of Prince Liu Sheng
Flying Horse
Tang Dynasty Guardian Creatures
The Night Revels of Han Xizai
A Thousand Li of Rivers and Mountains
Wind through the Pine Valleys
Stone Cliff at the Pond of Heaven
Poet on a Mountaintop
Head On
Can't find this and image on packet was too hard to tell.... someone add?
Zebu Bull Seal
Dancing Girl
Sanchi Stupa
Lion Capital from Ashoka Column Sanath
Krishna Killing the Horse Demon Keshi
Vishnu asleep on the Serpent Sea
Bird-Shaped Funerary Cup
Horizontal wine bottle in the shape of a rice bale
Could not find.............
Warrior Haniwa
Landscape of the Four Seasons
Pine Forest
Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho
Sudden Shower on Ohashi Bridge at Ataka
Sand Mandala
Sutton Hoo Buckle
Sutton Hoo Helmet
The Lindisfarne Gospels
Alfred Jewel
Ivory cover of the Lorsch Gospel
St. Mark from the Gospel Book of Archbishop Ebbo of Reims
Otto I presenting a model of his church
Lothair Cross
Bishop Bernward's Doors
The Bayeux Tapestry
Ummayad Mosque
Tympanum of the Church of St. Foy
Temptation of Eve
Head of Christ
Can't find it for the life of me... but it's crossed out on the website
Chartres Cathedral
Annunciation, Nativity and Sheperds
Charlemagne's Chapel at Aachen
The Arrest of Christ
The Lamentation of Christ
The Effect of Good Government
The Annunciation
The Triumph of Death
The Wilton Diptych
Les Tres Riches Heures
Note: Part of a calendar, this is the "May" section
Portrait of a Princess of the House of Este
Lady Chapel Westminster Abbey
Nasca Double spout vase with hummingbirds
Moche Portrait vessel of ruler
fox warrior bottle
chancay figure
temple of the inscriptions palenque
Chacmool Figure
Aztec Eagle Warrior
The Goddess Coatlicue
Olmec Were-Jaguar
Olmec Baby
Olmec Head
Olmec Mask
Mayan murals at bonampak
Yaxchilan Lintel
Moai Figures
Hohao (spirit board)
Nok Figure
Fang Mask
Yoruba Gelede Mask
Sacrifice of Isaac
St. George
Gates of Paradise
The Holy Trinity
Expulsion from the Garden of Eden
The Tribute Money
The Annunciation
The Battle of San Romano
Madonna and Child
St. Francis in Ecstasy
Christ Handing the Keys to St. Peter
The Birth of Venus
Coronation of the Virgin
Mona Lisa
Madonna of Belvedere
The School of Athens
Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
Sleeping Venus
Naked Young Woman in Front of the Mirror
The Transfiguration
The Last Judgement
Venus of Urbino
Salt Cellar
Assumption of the Virgin
Portrait of the Artist's Sisters Playing Chess
Feast in the house of Levi
The Last Supper
Madonna with the Long Neck
Venus, Cupid and Time
Rest on the Flight to Egypt
The Calling of St. Matthew
Saint Matthew
The Inspiration of St. Matthew
Judith Beheading Holofernes
Saint Matthew and the Angel
Christ Crowned with Thorns
The Ecstasy of Saint Theresa
Arrival of Marie de' Medici at Marseilles
Allegory of the Blessings of Peace
Venus and Adonis
Burial of the Count of Orgaz
The Opening of the Fifth Seal of the Apocalypse
St. Serapion
Rokeby Venus
Portrait of Juan de Pareja
Las Meninas
Street Arabs
Can't find this...........................!
Cephalus and Aurora
Merode Altarpiece
The Arnolfini Portrait
The Ghent Altarpiece
Descent from the Cross
Triptych of Garden of Earthly Delights
Melancholia I
The Resurrection
Nymph of the Fountain
Portrait of Henry VII
Sir Richard Southwell
The Milkmaid
The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicholaes Tulp
Interior with a Woman Peeling Apples
Pieter van den Broecke
The Proposition
Regentesses of the Old Men's Almshouse, Haarlem
The Girl with the Pearl Earring
The Adoration of the Golden Calf
The Swing
The Toilet of Venus
The Blue Boy
Self-Portrait in a Straw Hat
Marie Antoinette
Bust of Benjamin Franklin
Voltaire Seated
Venus Persuades Helen to Fall in Love with Paris
The Oath of the Horatii
The Death of Marat
The Copper Drinking Fountain
Death of Sardanapalus
The Rake's Progress: The Rake in Bedlam
Liberty Leading the People
Psyche Revived by Cupid's Kiss
Perseus with the Head of Medusa
The Valpincon Bather
La Grande Odalisque
Madame Moitessier
The Death of General Wolfe
The Nightmare
The Ancient of Days
The Raft of Medusa
Rue Transnonian
Plowing in the Nivernais
The Stone Breakers
A Burial at Ornans
The Gleaners
La Toilette
The Floor Scrapers
Wanderer Above the Sea of Fog
The Hay Wain
Steamer in a Snowstorm
The Burning of the Houses of Lords and Commons
The Third of May
Saturn Devouring his Offspring
View from the Farnese Gardens, Rome
The Balcony
The Butterfly Hunt
The Cradle
Box at the Italian Opera
Morning Awakening
Place de la Concorde
The Dance Lesson
Little Girl in a Blue Armchair
Baby Reaching for an Apple
The Bath
Symphony in White, No. 1: The White Girl
Nocturne in Black and Gold
The Studio Boat
Saint Lazare Station
The Portal of Rouen Cathedral (soleil), harmony in blue and gold
Green Reflections
The Boating Party Lunch
Boulevard Montmartre
Sagrada Familia
The Sculptor Jules Dalou
The Burghers of Calais
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte
The Artist's Room in Arles
Interior, the Artist's Mother and Sister
Two Tahitian Women
Mont Sainte-Victoire seen from Bellevue
Still Life with Basket of Apples
Self-Portrait (Semi-Nude with Amber Necklace and Flowers II)
The Blue Nude: Memory of Biskra
Le Desserte
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon
Harbor in Normandy
Woman with a Guitar
Composition No. II; Composition in Line and Color
La Muse
Bird in Space
The Tower of the Blue Horses
Water Serpents II
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I
Ecce Ancilla Domini!
Self-Portrait with Burning Cigarette
The Dream
The Sleeping Gypsy
Brook Watson and the Shark
The Oxbow
The Life LIne
The Biglin Brothers Racing
Galloping Horse in Motion
The Banjo Lesson
Stag at Starkey's
Chop Suey
American Gothic
Stone City, Iowa
New England Sea View - Fish House
Purple Hills
Achelous and Hercules
The Wreck of the Ole '97
Sarah Allibone Leavitt
The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit
Untitled (Mark Rothko)
One: Number 31, 1950
City Landscape
Broadway Boogie Woogie
Sturm, Plate 5 of Revolt of Weavers
Setting Sun: Sacramento Valley
The Making of Paper (Life in Aztec Times) from the Epic of the Mexican People
Can't find this for the life of me. :(
Day and Night
The Bride Stripped Bare by her Bachelors, Even
Untitled (Collage with Squares Arranged according to the Laws of Change)
The Persistence of Memory
The Two Fridas
Joe Busquet in Bed
The Nose
Tall Figure
Blue Nude (IV)
Dawn Perfumed by a Shower of Gold
Dawn's Wedding Chapel IV, from Dawn's Wedding Feast
Torso, Self-Portrait
Train Whistle Blues I
Three Folk Musician
The Studio
Invisible Ink
The Sacrament of the Last Supper
Exploracion de los Fuentes del Rio Orinoco
The Labyrinth
Quilt: Roman Stripes Variation
The Dinner Party
Untitled Film Stills Series
Note: There are more than one
Pearblossom Highway, 11-18th April 1986 #2
Tar Beach
Untitled (Your Body is a Battleground)
Farm Channel
Ceramic Vessel

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