The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.



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Portrait of the Artist Odilon Redon
name | Odilon Redon

lived | 1840-1916

style | Symbolism

art | selected works

Portrait of Violette Heymann
Roger and Angelica
Vase of Flowers

Symbolist artist Odilon Redon's works reminds one of a dream, or, in some cases, a strange and haunting nightmare. Select one of the links above to begin your exploration of the paintings of Odilon Redon.


Robert Goldwater's book introduces us to the some of the artists and concepts involved with the complicated but fascinating art movement known as Symbolism. In chapters with such provocative titles as "Suggestion, Mystery, Dream", the author leads us to an understanding of this important 19th century style.