B-List Art Appreciation Part I: Know your names!

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Chauvet Cave

Woman from Willendorf

Hall of the Bulls at Lascaux

Figure from Ain Ghazal

Stonehenge

Skara Brae

Jomon Flame Pot

Dogu Figurine

Orant Figure

Ram in the Thicket

The Great Lyre of Ur

The Standard of Ur

Stele of Naram-Sin

Gudea of Lagash

Ur-Nammu Ziggurat

Human-headed winged bull and Hero

Royal Lion Hunt Friezes of Ashurbanipal

Ishtar Gate

The Pyramids of Giza

Statue of Hemiunu

Khafre Protected by a Hawk

Wall-painting from the Tomb of Khnumhotep

Akhnaten and Nefertiti with their children

Tutankhamun's Throne

Sarcophagus of the Spouses

Chimera of Arrezzo

Bust of Julius Caesar

Agustus of Prima Porta

Augustus Cameo

Green Caesar

Reclining Nude

Image could not be found. Anyone who can find it, please add it or send it to me. Be warned: I definitely saw things that I did not want to see when I searched for it.

The Colosseum

Arch of Titus

Trajan's Column

The Pantheon

Basilica of Constantine at Trier

Four Tetrarchs

The Barberini Ivory

Hagia Sophia

Violin Type Cycladic Figure

Bull Jumping Fresco

Tholos Tomb

Mask of Agamemnon

Stirrup Jar with Octopus

Speedos Type Cycladic Figure

Cleobis and Biton

Euphronius Krater

Achilles and Ajax Playing Draughts

Charioteer from Delphi

Discobolus

The Parthenon

Doryphorus

Hermes and the Young Dionysis

Nike of Samothrace

The Dying Gaul

Laocoon and His Sons

Belvedere Torso

Persepolis Griffin Capital

Apadana Place Persian Guards

Shang Dynasty Rhino Bronze

Terracotta Army

Lady Dai Funerary Banner

Incense Burner from the Tomb of Prince Liu Sheng

Flying Horse

Tang Dynasty Guardian Creatures

The Night Revels of Han Xizai

A Thousand Li of Rivers and Mountains

Wind through the Pine Valleys

Stone Cliff at the Pond of Heaven

Poet on a Mountaintop

Coming!

Can't find this and image on packet was too hard to tell.... someone add?

Zebu Bull Seal

Dancing Girl

Sanchi Stupa

Lion Capital from Ashoka Column Sanath

Krishna Killing the Horse Demon Keshi

Vishnu asleep on the Serpent Sea

Bird-Shaped Funerary Cup

Horizontal wine bottle in the shape of a rice bale

Could not find.............

Warrior Haniwa

Landscape of the Four Seasons

Pine Forest

Reclining Buddha at Wat Pho

Sudden Shower on Ohashi Bridge at Ataka

Sand Mandala

Sutton Hoo Buckle

Sutton Hoo Helmet

The Lindisfarne Gospels

Alfred Jewel

Ivory cover of the Lorsch Gospel

St. Mark from the Gospel Book of Archbishop Ebbo of Reims

Otto I presenting a model of his church

Lothair Cross

Bishop Bernward's Doors

The Bayeux Tapestry

Ummayad Mosque

Tympanum of the Church of St. Foy

Temptation of Eve

Head of Christ

Can't find it for the life of me... but it's crossed out on the website

Chartres Cathedral

Annunciation, Nativity and Sheperds

Charlemagne's Chapel at Aachen

The Arrest of Christ

The Lamentation of Christ

The Effect of Good Government

The Annunciation

The Triumph of Death

The Wilton Diptych

Les Tres Riches Heures

Note: Part of a calendar, this is the "May" section

Portrait of a Princess of the House of Este

Lady Chapel Westminster Abbey

Nasca Double spout vase with hummingbirds

Moche Portrait vessel of ruler

fox warrior bottle

chancay figure

temple of the inscriptions palenque

Chacmool Figure

Aztec Eagle Warrior

The Goddess Coatlicue

Olmec Were-Jaguar

Olmec Baby

Olmec Head

Olmec Mask

Mayan murals at bonampak

Yaxchilan Lintel

Moai Figures

Hohao (spirit board)

Nok Figure

Yoruba Gelede Mask

Sacrifice of Isaac

St. George

Gates of Paradise

The Holy Trinity

Expulsion from the Garden of Eden

The Tribute Money

The Annunciation

The Battle of San Romano

Madonna and Child

St. Francis in Ecstasy

Christ Handing the Keys to St. Peter

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