Art History Quiz 1
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Handprint in Chauvet Cave, France,
Hands of bulls, dordogne france
Woman from Willendorf, from Austria,
c. 24,000 BCE
Stonehenge, Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, England,
Ziggurat (northeastern façade with restored stairs), Ur (modern Tell Muqayyar), Iraq,
Stele of Naram-Sin, found at Susa, Naram-Sin r.
Stele with law code of Hammurabi, from Susa, Iran, ca. Basalt, approx. 7' 4" high. Louvre, Paris.
Lamassu from the citadel of Sargon II, c.
Detail of an alabaster bas-relief of Ashurbanipal II's lion-hunt scene, from the North Palace at Nineveh,
7th century BCE
Darius and Xerxes Giving Audience, Persepolis, Iran
Apadana (audience hall) of Darius and Xerxes, Ceremonial Complex, Perseopolis, Iran
518-c. 460 BCE
The Rosetta Stone
The Palette of Narmer, Hierakonpolis, Early Dynastic period, c.
Temple of Ramses II, Nineteenth Dynasty, c.
Akhenaten and his family, Eighteenth Dynasty, c.
Egyptian architecture in Buffalo
Egyptian Revival obelisk
Ka statue of king Hor, Thirteenth Dynasty, c.
Hatshepsut Kneeling, Eighteenth Dynasty,
Funerary temple of Hatshepsut, Eighteenth Dynasty
Judgement of Hunefer before Osiris, illustration from a Book of the Dead, Nineteenth Dynasty, c.
The tympanum of the East Wall of the tomb of Sennedjem, Nineteenth Dynasty,
The Parting of Lot and Abraham mosaic from Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome
Moses found in the river, fresco from Dura Europos synagogue
James Tissot, The Flight of the Prisoners
The Arch of Titus, Rome,
Aquamanile (Hand-Washing Vessel), Northern Germany
late 12th century
The plague of the first-born and Pharaoh ordering the Israelites to leave Egypt, from the Golden Haggadah,
Reconstruction of the "palace" complex, Knossos, Crete, as it would have appeared during the "New Palace" Period,
c. 1700-1450 BCE
Bull Leaping, wall painting with areas of modern reconstruction, from the palace complex, Knossos, Crete, Late Minoan period,
c. 1550-1450 BCE
Woman or goddess with snakes, Knossos, Crete, "New Palace" Period,
c. 1700-1550 BCE
Harvester Rhyton, Hagia Triada, Crete, "New Palace" Period
c. 1650-1450 BCE
Octopus flas, Palaikastro, Crete, "New Palace" Period,
c. 1500-1450 BCE
Landscape ("Spring Fresco"), wall painting with areas of modern reconstruction, from Akrotiri, Thera,
16th century BCE
Citadel at Mycenae, Greece, site occupied
c. 1600-1200 BCE
Lion Gate, Mycenae, as it appears today
"Mask of Agamemnon," funerary mask, Mycenae, Greece,
c. 1600-1550 BCE
Mycenaean vase or krater depicting a stylized octopus,
Mycenaean Warrior Vase, Mycenae
12th century BCE