Duccio, Maesta (front)

Duccio, Maesta (front)

Duccio, Maesta (front), 1308-11 (Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana del Duomo, Siena) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker.During this period, and for hundreds of...
Please watch our new video (see below)

Please watch our new video (see below)

Watch new Chartres video here: https://youtu.be/Jk3VsinLgvcPart 3: Cathedral of Notre Dame de Chartres, c.1145 and 1194-c.1220 This video (3 of 3), focuses on the...
San Vitale, Ravenna

San Vitale, Ravenna

San Vitale is one of the most important surviving examples of Byzantine architecture and mosaic work. It was begun in 526 or 527 under...
Theotokos mosaic, apse, Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

Theotokos mosaic, apse, Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris. Created by Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. source
Santa Maria Antiqua Sarcophagus

Santa Maria Antiqua Sarcophagus

Santa Maria Antiqua Sarcophagus (Sarcophagus with philosopher, orant, and Old and New Testament scenes), c. 270 C.E., marble, 23 1/4 x 86 inches (Santa...
The Lindisfarne Gospels

The Lindisfarne Gospels

The Lindisfarne Gospels, c. 700 (Northumbria), 340 x 250 mm (British Library, Cotton MS Nero D IV) © 2019 British Library, used by permissionSpeakers:...
Birth of the Gothic: Abbot Suger and the ambulatory at St. Denis

Birth of the Gothic: Abbot Suger and the ambulatory at St. Denis

Ambulatory, Basilica of Saint Denis, Paris, 1140-44. Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker. Created by Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. source
Giotto, Arena (Scrovegni) Chapel (part 4)

Giotto, Arena (Scrovegni) Chapel (part 4)

Part 4: The Last Judgment from Giotto's Arena (Scrovegni) Chapel, Padua, c. 1305 Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris & Dr. Steven Zucker. Created by Beth...
Ivory panel with Archangel (Byzantine)

Ivory panel with Archangel (Byzantine)

Byzantine panel with archangel, Ivory leaf from diptych, c. 525-50, 16.8 x 5.6 x 0.35 in. (42.8 x 14.3 x 0.9 cm), probably from...
Simone Martini, Annunciation

Simone Martini, Annunciation

Simone Martini, Annunciation, 1333, tempera on panel, 72 1/2 x 82 5/8" or 184 x 210 cm. (Uffizi, Florence) Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker and...