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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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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren

Description: The interior of the south transept is shown with its elaborately decorated ceiling and walls as well as the curved crossing pier.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren, Abbey Buildings

Description: The south facing wing of an abbey building is visible in this view. Part of the facade is blocked by a clump of trees. The building is three-stories and in a restrained Baroque style.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren, Abbey Buildings

Description: The three-story abbey buildings and the inner courtyard are shown in this view. The buildings are decorated with quoins and simple pediments on some windows and less elaborate linear decoration around other windows. A small fountain is situated in the center of the courtyard.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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Apollo and Daphne

Description: This view of the sculpture depicts the head and part of the torso of the figure of Daphne. Her hair is strewn and her mouth is open. The sculpture depicts action and movement.
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Date: 1622/1625
Creator: Bernini, Gian Lorenzo
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Stained Glass Window, Glory, and Sculpted Figures Behind the Chair of Saint Peter in St. Peter's Basilica

Description: The stained glass window behind St. Peter's chair depicts a dove with orange radiating spikes. Surrounding that are many bronze figures.
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Date: 1665
Creator: Bernini, Gian Lorenzo
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The Egerton Sisters, Daughters of Thomas Egerton, First Viscount of Brackley

Description: The portrait depicts three girls standing in matching green gowns. They each hold a matching feather fan. Elaborate head pieces and decoration on the gowns is rendered with great detail. The frame is sculptural and painted gold.
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Date: 1601/1602
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Soap Bubbles

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Date: [1733, 1734]
Creator: Chardin, Jean-Siméon
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Music Carpet

Description: The carpet is composed of gold and blue colors. At either end are women holding musical instruments.
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Date: 1685/1697~
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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren

Description: The highly carved choir stalls are in a dark wood with relief decorations above.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren

Description: The pulpit is decorated with many figures of putti and angels. Surrounding the pulpit is a relief depicting the Assumption.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren

Description: The baptismal font is highly carved and decorated with many figurative sculptures.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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