The Madonna of Humility

The Madonna of Humility

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Date: 1430/1440
Creator: Angelico, Fra (workshop of)
Description: Madonna assumes a posture of humility with her head and gaze lowered. Christ child rests on her lap and two angels are depicted in roundels in both upper corners of the painting.
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Young Saint John

Young Saint John

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Date: unknown
Creator: Mino da Fiesole
Description: The marble bust depicts a young man looking to his left. The sculpture is not painted and is set on a marble base the echoes the silhouette of the bottom of the bust. The young boy's hair is curled and his clothing is depicted in detail.
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Harpsichord

Harpsichord

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Date: 1675~
Creator: Todini, Michele
Description: The harpsichord sets on a group of sculpted figures. The sides of the harpsichord are carved in high-relief.
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Spinetta

Spinetta

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Date: 1540
Creator: unknown
Description: The small harpsichord instruments is pentagonal in shape and has little ornamentation or decoration.
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Mandora

Mandora

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Date: 1420~
Creator: unknown
Description: The narrow body musical instrument has a highly carved body with two standing figures.
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Dish (Coppa)

Dish (Coppa)

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Date: 1530
Creator: Andreoli, Giorgio
Description: The dish is decorated with blue, grayish black, greens, yellow, orange, white, with gold and ruby luster. A haloed figure of a woman wearing blue holds an infant, presumably the Virgin Mary and Jesus.
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Oliphant

Oliphant

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Date: 1100/1199~
Creator: unknown
Description: The carved ivory oliphant features depictions of mammals and birds along the length of the musical instrument.
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Youthful Self-Portrait

Youthful Self-Portrait

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Date: unknown
Creator: Giordano, Luca
Description: The painting of a man looking over his right shoulder is dark and mostly in tones of brown. The man's hair is long and he wears a fur collared coat.
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Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

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Date: unknown
Creator: Guardi, Antonio
Description: The horizontally oriented painting depicts a man in a red robe with a knife threatening a seated figure while a winged angelic figure reaches for the man with the knife.
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Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

Abraham Sacrificing Isaac

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Date: unknown
Creator: Guardi, Antonio
Description: The painting detail shows the central portion with the action of the figures.
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Caryatid

Caryatid

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Date: 1913/1914~
Creator: Modigliani, Amedeo
Description: The vertically oriented painting depicts a crouched woman with her arms raised on a yellow background. The female figure is outlined with heavy black strokes.
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Figure of Harlequin from the Seraphin Theatre

Figure of Harlequin from the Seraphin Theatre

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Date: 1700/1799~
Creator: unknown
Description: The polychrome carved wood statue is of a harlequin in blackface.
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A Girl Crying

A Girl Crying

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Date: unknown
Creator: Rotari, Pietro
Description: The focus of this painting is a girl holding a handkerchief to her eyes as she cries. She wears a dark gray dress and a tight fitting cap. The background of the painting is gray.
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Angel and Devil

Angel and Devil

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Date: 1868
Creator: Dell'Acqua, Cesare
Description: A woman showing a toy to a young seated child is the focus of this painting.
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A Comparison of Picture to Word Training and Word to Word Training on Native English Speaking College Students’ Acquisition of Italian Vocabulary

A Comparison of Picture to Word Training and Word to Word Training on Native English Speaking College Students’ Acquisition of Italian Vocabulary

Date: December 2013
Creator: Vo, Phuong Vi
Description: The current study assessed the effects of two teaching stimulus presentations, i.e. picture to word and word to word, used to teach second language vocabulary to college students. It also evaluated the emergence of untaught relations when picture to word and word to word were used separately as a teaching strategy. The findings showed picture to word training resulted in more untaught relations. Several aspects such time allotted for online quizzes, experimental and teaching arrangements and vocabulary complexity were suggested for future research.
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