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Art History, Ch 5 - Ancient Greece

"Gardner's Art Through the Ages" Thirteenth Edition. Backpack Edition. "Antiquity". Chapter 5 - Ancient Greece. (pg 85 - 141).
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Egyptian
The first truly monumental stone statues of the Greeks followed the ________ canon.
480 B.C.E.
The Persians sacked the Athenian Acropolis in ________.
entasis
The pronounced swelling at the middle of the column shaft is called ________.
Exekias
The acknowledged master of the black-figure technique was ________.
Euphronios
________ was interested in showing human anatomy convincingly, but also showing the figure occupying space.
Myron
"Diskobolos" (Discus Thrower) was created by ________.
Delian Treasury
In 454 BCE, the ________ was transferred to Athens ostensibly for security reasons.
Pericles
Kresilas was the sculptor of the portrait bust of ________.
Phidias
Plutarch claimed that ________ was in charge of the entire Periclean Acropolis project.
Propylaia
Mnesikles was the architect of note for the ________, the monumental entrance to the Acropolis.
Temple of Athena Nike
Another Ionic building on the Athenian Acropolis is the ________, designed by Kallikrates.
Polygnotos of Thasos
The leading painter of the first half of the fifth century BCE was ________.
Praxiteles
________ was one of the leading sculptors of the fourth century BCE.
Pella
________ was the capital of Macedonia.
corinthian capital
The earliest instance of a/an ________on the exterior of a Greek building is the Choragic Monument of Lysikrates.
Gauls
The Altar of Zeus, Pergamon, presents in mythological disguise the victory of Attalos I over the ________.
Laocoön
Athanadoros, Hagesandros and Polydoros are thought to be the three Rhodian sculptors who created the ________.
Hellenistic
Statues of the aged and the ugly can be found in the ________ period.
Hellenistic
The redefinition of portraiture was one of the great achievements of ________ artists.
Praxiteles
________, Skopas and Lysippos made bold steps in humanizing the gods of Greek statuary in the fourth century BCE.