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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
Item Type: Artwork
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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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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren

Description: A full view of the west facade is shown with its two bell towers.
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Date: 1750~
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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A View from the Fondamente Nuovo Looking Towards Murano

Description: The seascape painting includes land in the foreground as well as in the distance. The brushstrokes in the sky are large and loose.
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Date: 1726/1728
Creator: Canaletto
Item Type: Artwork
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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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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
Item Type: Artwork
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Chair of Saint Peter, St. Peter's Basilica, Rome

Description: Part of the interior of the church is visible along with the chair of St. Peter and the sculpture and stained glass behind the throne.
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Date: 1665
Creator: Bernini, Gian Lorenzo
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Archduke Albert with His Patron Saint, Albert of Louvain

Description: This mixed-media, line and wash, drawing depicts Archduke Albert and his patron saint, Albert of Louvain.
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Date: 1640
Creator: Rubens, Peter Paul, Sir, 1577-1640
Item Type: Artwork
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Daniel in the Lions' Den

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Date: ca. 1613-1615
Creator: Rubens, Peter Paul
Item Type: Artwork
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Landscape with Peasants

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Date: ca. 1640
Creator: Le Nain, Louis
Item Type: Artwork
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Grand Canal with the Rialto Bridge, Venice

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Date: c. 1780
Creator: Guardi, Francesco
Item Type: Artwork
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The House of Cards

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Date: ca. 1735
Creator: Chardin, Jean-Siméon
Item Type: Artwork
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Soap Bubbles

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Date: [1733, 1734]
Creator: Chardin, Jean-Siméon
Item Type: Artwork
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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 choir stall is adorned with a putto.
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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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Abbey Church of Ottobeuren

Description: An angel and a putto decorate the choir stall.
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Date: 1737/1766
Creator: Fischer, Johann Michael
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