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Late Renaissance in Venice

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Venetian painters pursued innovative compositional approaches and introduced new subjects, such as landscape and the female nude. In the Late Renaissance, Titian’s mastery was rivaled by Tintoretto and Veronese. Each attempted to out-paint the other with increasingly dynamic and sensual subjects for local churches and international patrons.

Giorgione, The Tempest

VIDEO 5:55 minutes
Giorgione, The Tempest, c. 1506-8 (Accademia, Venice) Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker & Dr. Beth Harris

Giorgione, Three Philosophers

VIDEO 4:19 minutes
Giorgione, Three Philosophers, c. 1506 (Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris & Dr. Steven Zucker

Giorgione, the Adoration of the Shepherds

VIDEO 3:45 minutes
Giorgione, The Adoration of the Shepherds, 1505/1, oil on panel, 90.8 x 110.5 cm / 35 3/4 x 43 1/2 in. (National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.) Speakers: Dr. Heather Horton and Dr. Mark Trowbridge

Bellini and Titian, the Feast of the Gods

VIDEO 3:05 minutes
Giovanni Bellini and Titian, The Feast of the Gods, 1514 and 1529, oil on canvas (National Gallery of Art) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker Part of a mythological cycle painted by Titian and Giovanni Bellini and ...

Titian, Noli me Tangere

VIDEO 3:54 minutes
Titian, Noli me Tangere, c. 1514, oil on canvas, 110.5 x 91.9 cm (The National Gallery, London)

Titian, Assumption of the Virgin

VIDEO 3:25 minutes
Titian, Assumption of the Virgin, c. 1516-18, oil on wood, 22' 6" x 11' 10" (Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice) Speakers: Dr. Steven Zucker & Dr. Beth Harris

Titian, Madonna of the Pesaro Family

VIDEO 7:06 minutes
Titian, Madonna of the Pesaro Family, 1519-26, oil on canvas, 16' x 9' (Santa Maria Gloriosa die Frari, Venice) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris & Dr. Steven Zucker

Titian, Bacchus and Ariadne

VIDEO 3:31 minutes
Titian, Bacchus and Ariadne, 1523-24, oil on canvas now atop board, 69-1/2 x 75 inches (National Gallery, London). Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker  Part of a mythological cycle painted by Titian and Giovanni Bellini and ...

Titian, Venus of Urbino

VIDEO 4:02 minutes
Titian, Venus of Urbino, 1538, oil on canvas, 119.20 x 165.50 cm (Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence)

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Titian, Christ Crowned with Thorns

VIDEO 4:48 minutes
Titian, Christ Crowned with Thorns, ca. 1570--76, oil on canvas, 280 × 182 cm. (Alte Pinakothek, Munich) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

Titian, Pieta

VIDEO 5:03 minutes
Titian and Palma il Giovane, Pietà, c. 1570-76, oil on canvas, 11'6" x 12'9" (Galleria Dell'Accademia, Venice)

Correggio, Jupiter and Io

VIDEO 4:14 minutes
Correggio, Jupiter and Io, 1532-33, oil on canvas 163.5 x 70.5 cm (Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker   Jupiter and Io and the other canvases by Correggio discussed in the video, The ...

Veronese, The Family of Darius Before Alexander

VIDEO 4:22 minutes
Paolo Veronese, The Family of Darius before Alexander, 1565-67, oil on canvas, 236.2 x 474.9 cm (The National Gallery, London)

Veronese, the Dream of Saint Helena

VIDEO 4:27 minutes
Paolo Veronese, The Dream of Saint Helena, c. 1570, oil on canvas, 197.5 x 115.6 cm (The National Gallery, London)

Paolo Veronese. Feast in the House of Levi

VIDEO 6:10 minutes
Paolo Veronese, Feast in the House of Levi, 1573, oil on canvas, 18 feet 3 inches x 42 feet, Accademia, Venice Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

Tintoretto, the Miracle of the Slave

VIDEO 7:03 minutes
Jacopo Tintoretto, The Miracle of the Slave, 1548, oil on canvas, 415 x 541 cm (Accademia, Venice) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

Tintoretto, The Finding of the Body of Saint Mark

VIDEO 4:57 minutes
Jacopo Tintoretto, The Finding of the Body of Saint Mark, c. 1562-66, oil on canvas, 396 x 400 cm (Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

Tintoretto, the Origin of the Milky Way

VIDEO 5:19 minutes
Jacopo Tintoretto, The Origin of the Milky Way, c. 1575, oil on canvas, 149.4 x 168 cm (The National Gallery, London)

Tintoretto, Last Supper

VIDEO 4:56 minutes
Jacopo Tintoretto, Last Supper, 1594, oil on canvas, 12 x 18 feet, 8 inches (San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris & Dr. Steven Zucker

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