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Allegory of Geometry

Description: A heavily robed female figure holds for display a sheet of paper upon which are geometric drawings. In the figure's left hand are a right angle and a compass. A globe, a serpent, an obilisk, a carved sarcophagus, and a sphinx round out the composition.
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Date: 1649~
Creator: La Hyre, Laurent de
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Self Portrait

Description: close-up of woman in background
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Date: 1649
Creator: POUSSIN, Nicolas
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The Four Rivers Fountain

Description: Overall view of the Four Rivers Fountain from S. Originated in Piazza Navona, from the Baroque Period.
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Date: 1648/1651
Creator: Gianlorenzo Bernini And Others
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Christ on the Cross

Description: Portrait of Christ hanging on a cross with his head lowered to his chest. Mountains are visible in the background.
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Date: 1646~
Creator: Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, 1606-1669
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Abbey Church of Val de Grace

Description: Diagonal total from SW, with Façade, drum and dome
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Date: 1645/1667
Creator: MANSART, François. Lemercier, LeMuet and Le Duc
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Willem Coymans

Description: Portrait of Willem Coymans, visible from the chest up; he is posed in a chair and is leaning over the back with his right arm propped against the top. He is wearing a white shirt with a dark jacket that has a yellow pattern and a dark-colored hat.
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Date: 1645
Creator: Hals, Frans
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Finta pazza, drama.

Description: Although Sacrati’s La finta pazza (1641) was immensely popular and influential, the opera has received little discussion in modern scholarship, due in large part to the absence of the music (even the number of extant copies of librettos is very small). Since Lorenzo Bianconi discovery of a score that was used for traveling productions, the opera has received increasing attention.
Date: 1644
Creator: Strozzi, Giulio, 1583-1652
Partner: UNT Music Library
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