Mona Lisa (also Known as La Gioconda or La Joconde) is a16th century portrait painted in oil a poplar panel by Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci during the Renaissance in florence, Italy. The work is currently owned by the government of France and is on display at the Musee du Louvre in Paris under the title portrait of Lisa Ghererdini, wife of Francesco dek Giocondo. Year: 1503-1519 Dimension: 77 cm x 53 cm (30 in x 21 in) Type: oil on poplar Location: Louvre, Paris Musée du

The Last Supper (Italian: Il Cenacolo or L'Ultima Cena) is a 15th century mural painting in Milan created by Leonardo da Vinci for his patron Duke Ludovico Sforza and his duchess Beatrice d'Este. It represents the scene of The Last Supper from the final days of Jesus as narrated in the Gospel of John 13:21. pitch and mastic Dimensions: 460 cm x 880 cm (181 in x 346 in) Location: Santa Maria delle Grazie. Year:1495-1498 Type: tempera on gesso. Milan Sculpture . when Jesus announces that one of his Twelve Apostles would betray him.

Year: 1902 Type: bronze and marble Location: Musee rodin. is now in the Musée Rodin in Paris. It is often used to represent philosophy. It depicts a man in sober meditation battling with a powerful internal struggle. studies. and posthumous castings. there are some twenty other original castings as well as various other versions. of 1902. whose first cast. Paris .The Thinker is a bronze and marble sculpture by Auguste Rodin.

Created at some time between 130 and 100 BC. is an ancient Greek statue and one of the most famous works of ancient Greek sculpture. Aphroditē tēs Mēlou). From an inscription that was on its plinth. it is believed to depict Aphrodite (Venus to the Romans) the Greek goddess of love and beauty. it was earlier mistakenly attributed to the master sculptor Praxiteles. better known as the Venus de Milo.Aphrodite of Milos (Greek: Ἀφροδίτη τῆς Μήλου. It is at present on display at the Louvre Museum in Paris Year: between 130 – 100 BC Type: Marble Location: Louvr Museum. It is a marble sculpture. slightly larger than life size at 203 cm (6 ft 8 in) high. Its arms and original plinth have been lost. it is thought to be the work of Alexandros of Antioch. Milos .

Architecture The Helix Hotel in Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Bay doesn’t have floors like we’re used to – instead it spirals in sections of a corkscrew from top to bottom with no clear breaks. The hollow center keeps foot traffic flowing while infusing interior spaces with coastal air and natural light. . while on the outside GROW panels are fast at work harnessing solar and wind energy. flowing from retail to residential. and hotel suites to saunas.

Styles vary regionally and by period.[1] from Arabic manāra (lighthouse) ‫ . and gallery. They provide a visual focal point and are used for the call to prayer (adhan). Drama.Minarets (Turkish: minare. Theatre and Cinema . the basic form includes a base.generally tall spires withonion-shaped or conical crowns.منننارة‬usually ‫ )مئذنننة‬are distinctive architectural features of Islamic mosques. shaft. usually either free standing or taller than any associated support structure.

St. It dramatises the romantic and artistic conflicts between four characters: the ingenue Nina. 1896 Place premiered : Alexandrinsky Theatre. and the famous middlebrow story writer Trigorin. Russia Original language: Russian Genre: Comedy Setting: Sorin's country estate . Petersburg.The Seagull (Russian: Чайка. the fading actress Irina Arkadina. The Seagull was written in 1895 and first produced in 1896. her son the symbolist playwright Konstantin Treplyov. Chayka) is the first of what are generally considered to be the four major plays by the Russian dramatist Anton Chekhov. Date premiered: 17 October.

Initial ideas stemmed from one of his short stories.The Glass Menagerie[1] is a four-character memory play by Tennessee Williams. and the screenplay originally went under the name of 'The Gentleman Caller' (Williams envisioned Ethel Barrymore and Judy Garland for the roles that eventually became Amanda and Laura Wingfield although Louis B. Williams worked on various drafts of the play prior to writing a version of it as a screenplay for MGM. to whom Williams was contracted. Mayer insisted on casting Greer Garson as Laura) .

It is based on the Greek legend of Orpheus. favola in musica. is an early Baroque opera by Claudio Monteverdi. with a libretto by Alessandro Striggio. sometimes called L'Orfeo. .Music L'Orfeo (SV 318). Written in 1607 for a court performance during the annual Carnival at Mantua. and tells the story of his descent to Hades and his fruitless attempt to bring his dead bride Eurydice back to the living world. L'Orfeo is one of the earliest music dramas still regularly performed.

Sabunay the SULU TAUSUG’s bamboo flute with six holes for the fingers and one hole for the mouth. . with a tunnel or bell made of coconut or pandan leaves attached to its end.

.Dance Dance of Death commonly refers to the Danse Macabre. a late-medieval allegory of the universality of death.

. especially at the Burgundian court. and the allemande and courante. The basse danse later led to the development of the pavane.[1] The latter half of a basse danse consisted occasionally of a tourdion. The word basse describes the nature of the dance. also in pairs.The basse danse. often in a combination of 6/4 and 3/2 time allowing for use of hemiola. in which partners move quietly and gracefully in a slow gliding or walking motion without leaving the floor. due to their contrasting tempi.[2] [2] The earliest record of a basse danse dates to the 1320s and is found in an Occitan poem of Raimon de Cornet. and both were danced alongside the Pavane and galliard. or "low dance". [1] and contrasts with livelier dances in which both feet left the floor in jumps or leaps. who notes that the joglars performed them. was the most popular court dance in the 15th and early 16th centuries.

deeming it as a "national treasure" . It is a reproduction of a 17th century Flemish engraving.000 € in 2002. It was made by the French inventor Nicéphore Niépce in 1825. showing a man leading a horse.Photography The oldest heliographic engraving known in the world. with an heliography technical process. The Bibliothèque nationale de France bought it 450.

England in 1835 by Talbot is a print from the oldest photographic negative in existence.An image of a latticed window in Lacock Abbey. .

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Aquilina Luna Able Professor GARCIA.AN .Architecture And Sculpture Mrs. Edward Nicko R. II.

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