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Themes in Art

Violence

Cronus Devouring his Child, Giulia Lama

Cronus Devouring his Child

Giulia Lama, c. 1720
Judith Beheading Holofernes, Artemisia Gentileschi

Judith Beheading Holofernes

Artemisia Gentileschi, 1614-1620
Peasant War print 2: Raped, Käthe Kollwitz

Peasant War print 2: Raped

Käthe Kollwitz, 1907-1908
Peasant War print 4: Seizing Weapons, Käthe Kollwitz

Peasant War print 4: Seizing Weapons

Käthe Kollwitz, 1906
Peasant War print 5: Outbreak, Käthe Kollwitz

Peasant War print 5: Outbreak

Käthe Kollwitz, 1903
Pollice Verso, Jean-Léon Gérôme

Pollice Verso

Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1872
The Assassination, James Ensor

The Assassination

James Ensor, 1890
The Death of Decius Mus, Peter Paul Rubens

The Death of Decius Mus

Peter Paul Rubens, 1616-1617
The Duel After the Masquerade, Jean-Léon Gérôme

The Duel After the Masquerade

Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1857-1859
Ushiwakamaru Fights Benkei on Gojô Bridge, Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Ushiwakamaru Fights Benkei on Gojô Bridge

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, 1847-1850
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Allegory

Art to illustrate and teach

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Art Theory

Artists unpack the nature of art

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Artists of the African Diaspora

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