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THE INFOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE WORLD

Valentina D'Efilippo and James Ball, 2013


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BBC
Dispatches
Panorama
ITN

E. H. Gombrich

3.

1900

Craig Adams

1.

2.

In the Beginning

Getting Civilised

NATION BUILDING

The Modern World

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1200

Cimabue

Giotto

1240

1300

1302

Jan van Eyck


1390

1383

1400

1440

TOP SEVEN AIRLINES


Raphael
1483

Pontormo
1494

1500

1348

Masaccio

1428

1412

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Expulsion
from the garden
of Eden

The history
of the true
cross
e

t
Brera Madonna

1488

1492

1525

Jan Vermeer

1669

1700
AIRLINE

092-093

The love letter


o

211Francisco Goya
1746

Emirates

1610

1632

o
The return
of the prodigal
son

1675

o
The milkmaid

1748
The sleep
of reason produces
monsters

1800

o
The colossus

1859

t
Lamentation
of Christ

1510

Les demoiselles
d'Avignon
o

ac
Self-portrait

o
The weeping
woman

1840

1480

Last
Judgment

e
Last
Judgment

Claude Lorrain

Canaletto
1697

1697

170-171
1757

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres

Jean-Louis
Thodore Gricault

1780

The Valpinon
bather

1791

1798

J. M. W. Turner

John Constable

1775

1776

Carlo Zapponi
Camille Corot
1796

The barque
of Dante

Gustave Courbet
1819

o
The sea of ice

1832

Wassily Kandinsky

Le djeuner
sur l'herbe

Liberty
leading
the people

1866

o
Self-portrait

1867

Ren Magritte

1898

1863

Joan Mir
1893

1883

Francis Bacon

1834

Piet
Mondrian

1872
o
Berthe
Morisot

Henri
Matisse

1839

1840

Pellizza da Volpedo

Pierre-Auguste
Renoir

1841

L'absinthe
o

1868

1869

Rouen
cathedral

o
The hanged
man's house

o
The dance
class

Ernst
Kirchner

The false
mirror

o
The song
of love

Jackson Pollock

1909

1912

Painting

1906

1928

1917

Giorgia LupiSimone
o

o
Golconda

1967

o
Study after
Velzquez's
portrait
of Pope
Innocent X

Blue
Marilyn

1978

1992

young (0-35)

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indicates age range
when the main piece
has been painted

1987

1926

1880

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af

o
1903

o
The yellow
Christ

Auguste Rodin

Gustav Klimt
1862

Bedroom
in Arles
1890

Otto Dix

1891
o
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on the road
to Tarascon

m
1918

1840

Edvard Munch

1863

Beethoven
frieze

Kazimir Malevich

1878
The scream

Lucio
Fontana
1899

m
The tree
of life

m
The scream

Alexander
Calder

1898

1944

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1853
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after the sermon

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Gustave Moreau

1825

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adult (36-60)

Vincent van Gogh

1879

o
1919
Bridge over
a pond of water
lilies

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Name
BIRTH YEAR

Giovanni Fattori

Paul Gauguin

1824

Paul Klee

La loge

o
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Pierre Puvis
de Chavannes

1848

Andy Warhol

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1600

QuadriGabriele

2000

1470

1497

1593

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Matthias
Grnewald

Hans Holbein
the Younger

Antonio Canova

The song
of love

o
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visions

Michelangelo
Buonarroti

1475

Las Meninas
1660

Giambattista Tiepolo

1888

1480

1564

1640

Matter

1916

t
The birth
of Venus

Lorenzo
Lotto

douard Manet
Edgar Degas
Claude Monet
Paul Czanne

1882

1900

Lady with
an ermine

1519

Pablo Picasso

Umberto Boccioni
Giorgio de Chirico
1881

1477

Georges de La Tour

1599

Jean-Antoine Watteau

Chalk cliffs
on Rgen

o
Mars being
disarmed
by Venus

Georges Seurat

1436

Leonardo da Vinci
1452

Giorgione

Primavera

Diego Velzquez

Deposition
of Christ
e

1774

1825

Sandro Botticelli

1445

1471
Saint Sebastian

Accurat Eugne
Delacroix

1828

Francesco del Cossa

Albrecht Drer

El Greco

1577

o
o
The seven works
of mercy

Caspar David
Friedrich

The death
of Marat

1420

104-105

Jacques-Louis
David

James Cheshire

Cathay Pacific

Singapore Airlines

1451

Portrait of
a young man
o
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1479 St Jerome in his study

1696

Delta Air Lines


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Ercole de Roberti

1450

1399

Jean Fouquet

1684

Lufthansa
Air France

1431

Hieronymus Bosch

Rogier van der Weyden

1397

Andrea Mantegna

Peter Paul Rubens

Crucifixion
of St. Peter

1576

Paolo Uccello

1395

1541

1606

The night
watch

Beato Angelico

1528

Caravaggio

1571

Rembrandt

1370

Antonello
da Messina

Tintoretto
Pieter Bruegel the Elder Paolo Veronese 1518
1506

Salom
o
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portrait of Charles V
o

1600

Gentile da Fabriano

1430

Titian

o
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1520
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Piero
della Francesca

1401 Expulsion
from the garden
of Eden

Simone Martini
1284

1337

Masolino

1255

1290

Duccio di Buoninsegna 

Ambrogio
Lorenzetti

1267

DEATH YEAR

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206-207

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