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AP® Art History Teaching Resources

17th Century Europe and the Americas

Key Work of Art or Architecture

Related Content for Contextual Understanding

86. Marie de’ Medici, Rubens, (1621 to 1625 CE)

Rubens, Peter Paul. Henri IV Receives Portrait of Marie de' Medici (22)

Rubens, Peter Paul: Selected Works (24)

Baroque Europe (24)
87. Self-Portrait with Saskia, Rembrandt (1636 CE) Rembrandt van Rijn. Self-Portrait with Saskia. (15) Baroque: The Dutch Golden Age (24)

88. San Carlo, Borromini (1638 CE)

Borromini, Francesco. San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane (25)

Borromini, Francesco: Other Major Churches (31)

Baroque Architecture & City Planning (39)

Architecture, Sacred Spaces: Centrally-Planned Religious Structures (48)

Comparison: Bernini, Sant' Andrea al Quirinale to Borromini (11)

89. Ecstasy of Saint Teresa, Bernini (c 1650 CE) Bernini, Gian Lorenzo: Ecstasy of St. Teresa & Other Works (23) Baroque Europe (24)

90. Angel with Arquebus (c 17th century CE)

Colonial Peru. Cusco School. Angel with Arquebus (19) Colonial Americas: an Overview of the Art & Architecture (24)
91. Las Meninas, Diego Velázquez (c 1656 CE)

Velázquez, Diego. Las Meninas (10) Velázquez' Work (24)

92. Woman Holding a Balance, Vermeer (c 1664 CE)

Vermeer, Jan. Woman Holding a Balance & Other Works (20)


Vermeer and Genre Painting (22)

Baroque: The Dutch Golden Age (24)

93. The Palace at Versailles (Begun 1669 CE) Le Vau, Louis & Jules Hardouin-Mansart. Palace at Versailles (23)

Architecture: Palaces and Power (18)

Architecture: Capitals across Cultures (17)

94. Siege of Belgrade/hunting scene (c 1700 CE) González family. Screen with the Siege of Belgrade and hunting scene (18) Colonial Americas: an Overview of the Art & Architecture (24)
95. Virgin of Guadalupe (c 1698 CE) Colonial Mexico. The Virgin of Guadalupe (Virgen de Guadalupe) (13)

Colonial Americas: an Overview of the Art & Architecture (24)

Influences: the Virgin of Guadalupe: her Inspiration & (24)

96. Fruit and Insects, Rachel Ruysch (1711 CE) Ruysch, Rachel. Fruit and Insects. (15)

Women Artists in the Netherlands (24)

Baroque: The Dutch Golden Age (24)

97. Spaniard & Indian Produce Mestizo (c 1715 CE) Juarez, Juan Rodríguez (attrib.). Spaniard and Indian Produce a Mestizo (23)

Colonial Americas: an Overview of the Art & Architecture (24)

Comparison: Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle and Casta Paintings (19)

98. Tête à Tête, Marriage à la Mode, Hogarth (1743 CE) Hogarth, William. Tête à Tête from Marriage à la Mode (24) Prints in History: The Message of the Medium (23)

See Also

Baroque Europe (24)

Baroque: The Dutch Golden Age (24)

Colonial Americas: an Overview of the Art & Architecture (24)

Baroque Architecture & City Planning (39)

Baroque Europe (24)

Early Europe and Colonial Americas: An Overview (116)