Introduction 

Time table

Archaic art Classical art The Hellenism The Early Christian era The early Christian art Gothic art The Renaissance The Baroque The Rococo Neo- classicism Romanticism Realism Impressionism Symbolism & post impressionism Art Nuovo (Jugendstil) Expressionism Cubism Abstract art Bauhaus and Constructivism Surrealism and Dada
600-400 BC 430-320 BC 350 BC-31 AD 1-325 AD 400-1000 AD 1100-1300 1400-1600 1600-1700 1720-1790 1770-1820 1804-1840 1860-1900 1870-1890 1880-1910 ca 1900 1880-1920 1907-1914 1912-1930 1917-1930 1920-1950
Temple of Athena at Paestum, 500 B.C. Parthenon, Athens, 432 B.C. The Belvedere Torso of Apollo Marble statue of Dionysos. Roman, about AD 40-60. Detail of apse mosaic: 
St. Apollinaris as orant, 
consecrated 549 A.D. 
Ravenna, Italy Notre Dame, Chartres, France. 1145-1220. The Birth of Venus, Sandro Boticelli, 1480 Johannes Vermeer. 
Young woman with a waterpitcher. 
1664 - 1665 Giovanni B. Tiepolo, 
detail from The Immaculate Conception. 
1767 - 1769 Ingres, Paolo and Francesca, 1819 Eugene Delacroix. 
Two Moroccans Seated In The Countryside. Jean-François Millet. Spring. 1868 - 1873 Edgar Degas. The Dance Class. 1873-1876. Auguste Rodin. The Kiss. 1885 Gustav Klimt, 1902. Emilie Floge (detail from a portrait). Vincent Van Gogh. Irises in the garden. 1889. Pablo Picasso, 1910. Le port de Cadaqués. Henri Matisse. The Dance. 1910. El Lissitzky. 1925.
Photomontage of the Wolkenbügel (Cloud-Iron) 
in Nikitskii Square. Salvador Dalí. The Persistence of Memory. 1931.
Architecture:
Early temples at Paestum,
Selinunte, Agrigento

Philosophy:

The early
philosophers:
Thales (620-550)
Anaximander (600-530)
Pythagoras (570-500)
Anaximenas (550-480)
Heraclitus 530-460
Empedocles 470-400
Poetry: Sapho, Alceus
Architecture:
Parthenon

Sculpture:

Polyckleitus, Myron,
Pheidias, Praxiteles,
Lysippus, Scopas

Philosophy:
Democritus (450-330)
Socrates (469-399)
Plato (427-343)
Aristotle ( 384-322)
Epicurus ( 340 -280
Minor Philosophy: Cynics
Diogenus (370-323)
Zeno (350-260)

Drama:
Aeshylus, Sophocles,
Euripides
Architecture:
The Altar in Pergamon

Sculpture: Laokoön group by Agesander, Polydorus, Athenodorus
The Belvedere Torso
of Apollo

Philosophy:

Stoics: Epictetus (60-100) Emperor Mark Avrelius (ca 170-180)
Seneca (BC 54-AD 39)

Literature:
Virgil (70-19)
Horace (65-8)
Ovid (43-17)
Plutarch(46-120)
Philosophy:
Plotinus (203-270)
St. Augustine (354-430)
Philosophy:
Neo-platonism, scholastics

Philosophy:
Thomas av Aquinas
(1225-1274)
St.Francis of Assisi
(1182-1226)

Poetry & Lliterature

Dante Alighieri
(1265-1321)
Petrarch (1304-1374)
Boccaccio (1313-1375)
Chauser (1340-1400)

Architecture:
F. Bruneleschi
(1377-1446)
Leon Battista Alberti (1404-1472)
Donato Bramante
(1444-1514)
Andrea Palladio
(1518-1580)
Michelangelo (1475-1564)

Sculpture:
Ghilberti (1378-1455)
Donatello (1386-1466)
Michelangelo (1475-1564)


Fine arts:

Fra Angelico (1387-1455)
Jan van Eyck (1390-1441)
Masaccio (1401-1428)
Paolo Uccello (1396-1475)
Pierro Della Francesca (1420-1492)
Mantegna (1431-1506)
Sandro Boticelli
(1444-1510)
Leonardo da Vinci
(1452-1519)
Albrecht Durer
(1471-1528)
L.Cranach (1472-1553)
Michelangelo (1475-1564)
Giorgione (1476-1510)
Titian (1477-1576)
Raphael (1483-1520)
Peter Bruegel
(1525-1569)

Poetry:
Fransua Villon
(1431-1463)
Ronsard (1524-1585)

Literature:

Rabelais (1494-1553) Cervantes (1547-1616)

Fine arts:
Parmigiano (1503-1540)
Angello Bronzino
(1503-1572)
El Greco (1541-1614)
Caravaggio (1573-1610)
Rubens (1577-1640)
Borromini (1599-1667)
Diego Velasquez
(1599-1660)
Rembrandt (1606-1669)
Vermeer (1632-1675)
N.Poussin (1594-1665)

Architecture:
Bernini (1598-1680)

Physics & Philosophy:
Gallileo Gallilei
(1564-1642)
Johannes Kepler
(1571-1630)
Baruch Spinosa
(1632-1677)
Thomas Hobbs
(1588-1679)
Rene Descartes
(1596-1650)
John Locke (1632-1704)
Isaac Newton
(1642-1727)
Gotfried Leibniz
(1646-1716)

Music:
J.S.Bach (1685-1750)
Albinioni (1674-1745)
Scarlatti (1659-1725)
Purcell (1659-1695)
Vivaldi (1676-1741)

Theatre & Drama:
W. Sheakspeare
(1564-1616)
Cornelle (1604-1684)
Racine (1639-1699)
Moliere (1622-167

Fine arts:
Jan Watteau (1684-1721)
Giovanni B.Tiepolo
(1696-1770)
Francois Boucher
(1703-1770)
Jean Fragonard
(1732-1806)

Architecture:

Russian Baroque
Trezzini (1670-1734)
B .Rastrelli (1700-1771)


Philosophy:
David Hume (1711-1776)
G. Berkley (1685-1753)
Voltaire (1694-1778)
Jean-J Rousseau
(1712-1778)

Literature:
H.Fielding (1707-1754)
T.Smollet (1721-1771)
F.Shiller (1759-1805)
E.Gibon (1737-1794)


Music:

Pergolesi (1710-1736)
Cimaroso (1749-1801)
C.P.Bach (1714-1788)
Haydn (1732-1809)
Mozart (1756-1791)


Fine arts:
David (1748-1825)
Ingress (1780-1867)

Architecture:
A. Canova (1757-1822)
Winckelmann
(1717-1768)
Cameron (1740-1812)
Zakharov (1761-1811)

Philosophy:

Immanuel Kant
(1724-1804)
Fridrich Hegel
(1770-1831)
Adam Smith (1723-1790)

Fine arts:
Turner (1775-1851)
Constable (1776-1837)
Delacroix (1798-1863)
Ingres (1780-1867)
Goya (1746-1828)

Literature & Poetry:
J.W.Goethe (1749-1832)
G.Byron (1788-1824)
Stendhal (1783-1842)
H.Heine (1797-1856)
H.Balzak (1799-1850)
A.Pushkin (1799-1836)
N.Gogol (1809-1852)
C.Dickens (1812-1870)
M.Lermontov (1814-1841)
C.Baudelaire (1821-1867)

Philosophy:
A. Schopenhauer (1788-1860)

Music:

Beethoven (1770-1827)
Schubert(1797-1828)
Rossini (1792-1868)
Donizetti (1797-1848)
Schuman (1810-1856)
Bellini (1801-1834
Berlioz (1803-1869)
Mendelson (1809-1847)
Glinka (1809-1857)
Shopen (1810-1849)
J.Strauss (1825-1899)


Fine arts:
J.Corot (1796-1875)
Daumier (1808-1879)
Courbe (1819-1877)
J.Millet (1814-1875)

Literature:

G.Flaubert (1821-1880)
Ibsen (1828-1906)
A. Strinberg (1849-1912)
Gui de Maupassant
(1850-1893)
I.Turgenev (1818-1883)
L.Tolstoy (1828-1910)
F.Dostoevsky (1821-1881)
A.Chekhov (1860-1904)


Philosophy:

Karl Marx (1818-1883)
Spenser (1830-1903)
S.Kierkegaard
(1813-1855)

Music:
Verdi (1813-1901)
List (1811-1886)
Vagner (1813-1883)
Bruckner (1824-1896)
Vagner (1813-1883)
Borodin (1833-1887)
P.Tchaikovsky
(1840-1893)


Fine arts:
Eduard Manet
(1832-1883)
Claude Monet
(1840-1926)
Degas (1834-1917)
Sezanne (1839-1906)
Renuoir (1841-1919)
Pisarro (1830-1903)


Philosophy:

Friedrich Nitzshe
(1844- 1900)


Fine arts:
Paul Gaugen (1848-1903) Emil Bernar (1868-1941)

Sculpture:

A. Rodin (1840-1917)

Music:

Brams (1833-1897)
Debussi (1862-1918)
Mahler (1860-1911)
Ravel (1875-1937)
Rimski-Korsakov
(1844-1908)

Fine arts:
Gaudi (1852-1926)
Beardsley (1872-1898)
Klimt (1862-1918)

Fine arts:
Munch (1863-1944)
Kokoska (1886-1980)
Van Gogh (1853-1890)
Goguin (1849-1903)
Tolouse- Lautrec
(1864-1901)
Chagal (1887-1985)
Soutine (1894-1943)
Utrillo (1883-1955)
Modigliani (1884 -1920)

Literature & Poetry:

F.Kafka (1883-1924)
R.M.Rilke (1875-1926)
A.Rimbaud (1854-1891)

Fine arts:
Braque (1882-1963)
Picasso (1881-1973)
Gris (1887-1927)
Leger (1881-1955)
Archipenko (1887-1954)
Gris (1887-1927)

Fine Arts:
Kandisky (1866-1944)
Matisse (1869-1954)
Mondrian (1872-1944)
Malevich (1878-1935)
Lubov ' Popova


The new physics:

Max Plank (1858-1947)
Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
Nils Bohre (1885-1962)
Paul Dirack (1902- ?)
Lev Landau (1908 -1968)


Fine arts:
El Lissitsky (1890-1941)
Rodchenko
Tatlin(1885-1953)
Gropius (1883-1969)
Le Carbusier (1887-1965)
Rietveld


Philosophy:

Hanri Bergson
(1859-1940)
B.Russell (1872-1970)
M.Buber (1878-1965)
J-P Sartre (1905-1980)


Fine arts:
S.Dali (1904-
J.Miro (1893-
M.Ernst (1891-
M.Chagal (1887-1985)
Magrit (1898-1967))
Giakometti(1901-1966)


Music:

Stravinski (1882-1971)
Prokofiev (1891 -1953)
Rachmaninov(1873-1943)
Schoenberg (1874 -1951)
Khachaturjan (1903-19??
Schstakovich (1906-197?)


Literature & Poetry:
B.Shaw (1856-1950)
A.Achmatova (1889-1966)
T.Elliot (1888-1965)
B.Pasternak ( 1890-1960)
M.Cvetaeva (1891-1941)
I.Mandelstam
(1891-1938)
W.Auden (1907-1973)
T.Elliot (1888-1965)
B.Pasternak ( 1890-1960)
I.Brodsky (1940-1996)

 

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