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Art History 1 - Chapter 2
ziggurats
stele
Cuneiform
votive figures
temples built by Sumerians to honor the gods and goddesses th…
A carved stone slab used to mark graves or to commemorate his…
A form of writing developed by the Sumerians using a wedge sh…
an image created as a devotional offering to a deity
ziggurats
temples built by Sumerians to honor the gods and goddesses th…
stele
A carved stone slab used to mark graves or to commemorate his…
26 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Presentation of offerings to Inanna (W…
Restored view of the White temple, Uru…
White Temple, Uruk (modern Warka), Ira…
Female head (Inanna?) from Uruk ( mode…
Presentation of offerings to Inanna (W…
Restored view of the White temple, Uru…
24 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Prehistoric Aegean
Clycladic art
Minoan
Palace at Knossos
golden age of Crete. Palace at Knossos - miniature and King M…
triangle statuattes
art of Crete Islands... Palace at Knossos... generally small statue…
King Minos- minter, labaryinth, stairwell and residential qua…
Prehistoric Aegean
golden age of Crete. Palace at Knossos - miniature and King M…
Clycladic art
triangle statuattes
23 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Inanna, female head, alabaster, Sumeri…
White temple and ziggurat, mud brick,…
Statuettes of the worshippers at Tell…
Standard of Ur, harp box, lapis, peace…
Inanna, female head, alabaster, Sumeri…
White temple and ziggurat, mud brick,…
36 terms
Art History: Chapter 2
Mesopotamia
Sumerian
Akkadian
Akkadian Art
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
3500 - 2000 BCE. They invented writing in the fourth millenni…
Introduce monarchy and human in scuplture as god.... Art with re…
...
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Sumerian
3500 - 2000 BCE. They invented writing in the fourth millenni…
Chapter 2: Art History
to depict
harsh
vivacious
Durable
v. ... 1. to show or represent by a drawing, painting, or other…
adj. unpleasant; strong; not gentle.
adj. lively; spirited; animated.
Adj .to desire some thing processing consistantly... ( Kingsley)
to depict
v. ... 1. to show or represent by a drawing, painting, or other…
harsh
adj. unpleasant; strong; not gentle.
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Chapter 2 and 3 Art History 1: Artwork
Female Head
Statues from Abu Temple
Royal Standard of Ur
Head of Gudea
Uruk, Sumerian
Tell Asmar, Sumerian
Ur, Sumerian
Lagash, Sumerian
Female Head
Uruk, Sumerian
Statues from Abu Temple
Tell Asmar, Sumerian
28 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
Figure 2-5 Presentation of offerings t…
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
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Chapter 2 Art History
Head of Woman ... Uruk, modern day Warka,…
RUINS AND PLAN OF THE ANU ZIGGURAT AND…
CARVED VESSEL ... Uruk, present-day Warka…
TWELVE VOTIVE FIGURES ... From the Square…
Head of Woman ... Uruk, modern day Warka,…
RUINS AND PLAN OF THE ANU ZIGGURAT AND…
35 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Asuka time period
Shotoku Taishi
Hinayana
Mahayana
522-645
Brought Buddhism to Japan
Lesser vehicle... -Individual effort... -Buddha not a god, but a te…
Greater vehicle... -Buddha is deified... -Pantheon of Buddhas... -Bath…
Asuka time period
522-645
Shotoku Taishi
Brought Buddhism to Japan
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Art History Chapter 2
White Temple and ziggurat, Uruk (moder…
Reconstruction drawing of the White Te…
Female head (Inanna?), from Uruk (mode…
Presentation of offerings to Inanna (W…
White Temple and ziggurat, Uruk (moder…
Reconstruction drawing of the White Te…
24 terms
Art History Chapter 2
White Temple and Ziggurat
Statuettes of votive figures
Standard of Ur
Bull-headed harp of Ur
-Sumerian... -3000 BCE... -mud brick... -place of worship... -small... -no…
-Sumerian... -2700 BCE... -Gypsum, shell, black limestone... -found un…
-Sumerian... -2600 BCE... -found at royal cemetery... -wood, lapis, sh…
-Sumerian... -2500 BCE... -wood, gold, lapis, red limestone, shell…
White Temple and Ziggurat
-Sumerian... -3000 BCE... -mud brick... -place of worship... -small... -no…
Statuettes of votive figures
-Sumerian... -2700 BCE... -Gypsum, shell, black limestone... -found un…
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Chapter 2 Art History
Cycladic Female Figure... c. 2,500 BCE
Male Lyre Player... c. 2,500 BCE
Palace at Knossos... c. 1,700-1,400 BCE
The Toreador Fresco... c. 1,400 BCE
Nude women... Wedge shaped pelvis & body... Found in graves
Male figures... Simple geometric shapes - flat planes... Cycladic
Central courtyard... Labyrinthine ground plan... Minoan
Ritual - two women and a man jumping over a bull... Males have d…
Cycladic Female Figure... c. 2,500 BCE
Nude women... Wedge shaped pelvis & body... Found in graves
Male Lyre Player... c. 2,500 BCE
Male figures... Simple geometric shapes - flat planes... Cycladic
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Art History Chapter 2
White Temple and ziggurat, Uruk (moder…
Female head (Inanna?), from Uruk (mode…
Figure 2-6 Statuettes of two worshiper…
War side of the Standard of Ur, from T…
White Temple and ziggurat, Uruk (moder…
Female head (Inanna?), from Uruk (mode…
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Chapter 2 Art History 1
The Sasanians successors to the Seleuc…
What epic poem recounts the exploits o…
In ancient Mesopotamia the hierarchy o…
Alexander the Great razed Persepolis i…
c. challenging Rome
B:Epic of Gilgamesh
A:order of importance.
C: Persian sack of the Athenian Acropolis
The Sasanians successors to the Seleuc…
c. challenging Rome
What epic poem recounts the exploits o…
B:Epic of Gilgamesh
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Mesopotamian Art Art History Before 1450, Gardners Art Through The Ages Global History Chapter 2
Sumerian... White Temple and Ziggurat... Ur…
Sumerian... Statuettes of two worshipper…
Sumerian... War Side and Peace Side Stan…
Sumerian... Bull-headed Lyre From Royal…
Sumerian... White Temple and Ziggurat... Ur…
Sumerian... Statuettes of two worshipper…
18 terms
Chapter 2- Art History 1
Mesopotamia
Epic of Gilgamesh
Irrigation
Animal Husbandry
"the land between the rivers" now in present day Iraq. Betwee…
records the adventures of a legendary Sumerian king of Uruk a…
large scale system to control water supply
mating animals to make more food
Mesopotamia
"the land between the rivers" now in present day Iraq. Betwee…
Epic of Gilgamesh
records the adventures of a legendary Sumerian king of Uruk a…
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Chapter 2 History of Art
Standard of Ur... Sumerian... 2600-2400 BCE
Ziggurat... Sumerian... 2100 BCE
Female Head (Inanna?)... Sumerian... 3200-30…
Votive Figures... Sumerian... 2900-2600 BCE
Name & Date & Period
Name & Date & Period
Name & Date & Period
Name & Date & Period
Standard of Ur... Sumerian... 2600-2400 BCE
Name & Date & Period
Ziggurat... Sumerian... 2100 BCE
Name & Date & Period
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Art History Chapter 2
White Temple
Carved Vase
Twelve Votive Figures
Cylinder Seal and Impression
Mesopotamian... 3400 - 3200 BCE ... stone and polished brick... whitew…
Mesopotamian Period... Warka Vase ... 3300 - 3000 BCE... alabaster... rel…
Mesopotamian Period... Tell Asmar Statues... 2900 - 2600 BCE ... Limes…
Mesopotamian Period... 2600 - 2500 BCE... Lapis Lazuli... Queen Puabi…
White Temple
Mesopotamian... 3400 - 3200 BCE ... stone and polished brick... whitew…
Carved Vase
Mesopotamian Period... Warka Vase ... 3300 - 3000 BCE... alabaster... rel…
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Art History Chapter 2 Art Works
Maya Lin
Yong Soon Min
Augustus of Prima Porta
Wassily Kandinsky
Vietnam Veterans Memorial. 1980-1982. (function, meaning)
Dwelling. 1993. Mixed media (function, meaning)
Early 1st century CE. Marble (function, meaning)
Composition VI. 1913. Oil on canvas (function, meaning)
Maya Lin
Vietnam Veterans Memorial. 1980-1982. (function, meaning)
Yong Soon Min
Dwelling. 1993. Mixed media (function, meaning)
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Art History Chapter 2
The White Temple atop the Anu Complex.…
Life sized marble face from Uruk known…
Votive Figures of Tel Asmar. 2900-2600…
The Great lyre with a bull's head. 255…
The White Temple atop the Anu Complex.…
Life sized marble face from Uruk known…
27 terms
Art History Chapter 2
-Stele of Naram-Sin... -Shush, iran ... -Akk…
-Ruins and Plan of the Anu Ziggurat an…
-Twelve Votive Figures ... -Iraq... -Sumeria…
-The Great Lyre with Bulls Head ... -Roya…
-Stele of Naram-Sin... -Shush, iran ... -Akk…
-Ruins and Plan of the Anu Ziggurat an…
AP Art History Chapter 2 - art
White Temple and Ziggurat
Reconstruction Drawing of the White Te…
Female Head
Warka Vase (Presentations of Offerings…
Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BC... mud bricks... has a bent-axis approach,…
Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BC... has a bent-axis approach, stairs don…
Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BC... Marble... possibly supposed to show Ina…
Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BC... Alabaster... Sumerians may have been fi…
White Temple and Ziggurat
Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BC... mud bricks... has a bent-axis approach,…
Reconstruction Drawing of the White Te…
Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BC... has a bent-axis approach, stairs don…
12 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
Figure 2-6 Tell Asmar figures Votive s…
Figure 2-8 War side of the Standard of…
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
14 terms
Art History chapter 2
hierarchic scale
zigurat
registers
stele
Use of unnatural proportions or scale to show the relative im…
a large, stepped platform thought to have been topped by a te…
the placement of self-contained bands of reliefs in a vertica…
a vertical stone slab or pillar with carvings or inscriptions
hierarchic scale
Use of unnatural proportions or scale to show the relative im…
zigurat
a large, stepped platform thought to have been topped by a te…
28 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
Figure 2-5 Presentation of offerings t…
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
28 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
Figure 2-5 Presentation of offerings t…
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
38 terms
Art History: Chapter 2
Sumerians
Hammurabi Stele
Iwan
Votive Figures
-Southern Mesopotamia... -Developed writing system: wedge-shaped…
-Made of burnt clay with inscriptions in cuneiform... -Hammurabu…
Brick audience hall like the one in Shapur's palace... -A... -An arch
Object offered to a deity in fulfillment of a vow, such as ca…
Sumerians
-Southern Mesopotamia... -Developed writing system: wedge-shaped…
Hammurabi Stele
-Made of burnt clay with inscriptions in cuneiform... -Hammurabu…
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Chapter 2 Art History
White temple on its Ziggurat -Sumerian-
White temple on its Ziggurat -Sumerian-
Ziggurat at Ur -Summarian-
Female Head -Summarian-
White temple on its Ziggurat -Sumerian-
White temple on its Ziggurat -Sumerian-
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Art History Chapter 2
Pablo Picasso... Les demoiselle d'Avignon…
Alfred Stieglitz... The Steerage... 1907... Pho…
Gustav Klimt... The Kiss... 1907-1908... Oil an…
Constantin Brancusi... The Kiss... 1907-1908…
Pablo Picasso... Les demoiselle d'Avignon…
Alfred Stieglitz... The Steerage... 1907... Pho…
25 terms
Art history Chapter 2
heinrich schliemann
sir arthur evans
homer, iliad
polychromy
he was called the "father of greek archaeology;" he excavated…
he excavated and reconstructed sections of the Palace of Knos…
____________ was the ancient author of the epic the _________…
painted in strong color
heinrich schliemann
he was called the "father of greek archaeology;" he excavated…
sir arthur evans
he excavated and reconstructed sections of the Palace of Knos…
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Art History Chapter 2
SUMERIAN
presentation of offerings to Inanna
white temple and ziggurat
female head of Inanna
...
Uruk... alabaster
Uruk... mud with plants
Uruk... Marble
SUMERIAN
...
presentation of offerings to Inanna
Uruk... alabaster
28 terms
CHAPTER 2 art history
Peroz I or Kavad I hunting rams
Babylonian deed of sale. ca. 1750 BCE
Remains of the White Temple on its zig…
Female Head, from Uruk... IRAQ
Peroz I or Kavad I hunting rams
Babylonian deed of sale. ca. 1750 BCE
Art History Chapter 2
Artistic Convention
City-states
Cuneiform Writing
Stylus
traditional ways representing art
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
-wedge shaped symbols in clay tablets
-a pointed writing instrument
Artistic Convention
traditional ways representing art
City-states
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
35 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Mesopotamia
Cuneiform
The Epic of Gilgamesh
White Temple of Uruk
City between the two rivers, Tigris and Euphrates. Known for…
first established as wedge shaped signs. first form of writin…
Most famous piece of literature
First sightings of readings were done here. Home to the hero…
Mesopotamia
City between the two rivers, Tigris and Euphrates. Known for…
Cuneiform
first established as wedge shaped signs. first form of writin…
10 terms
Art History: Chapter 2
Ruins of the Anu Ziggurat and White Te…
Plan of the Anu Ziggurat and White Tem…
Nanna Ziggurat... Sumer... Ur (Modern Iraq)…
Head of a woman aka Warka Head... Sumer... 3…
Ruins of the Anu Ziggurat and White Te…
Plan of the Anu Ziggurat and White Tem…
101 terms
Art History- Chapter 2: Elements of Art
Line
Width, length, direction, focus, feeling
Width
Length
An element of art that is used to define shape,contour, and o…
What are the characteristics of a line
thick, thin, tapering, uneven
long, short, continuous, broken
Line
An element of art that is used to define shape,contour, and o…
Width, length, direction, focus, feeling
What are the characteristics of a line
11 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Susa ... 2254-2218 BCE
Uruk ... 3300-3000 BCE
Uruk... 3300-3000 BCE
Square Temple, Eshunna... 2900-2600 BCE
Stele of Naram Sin
Head of a Woman
Carved Vessel
12 Votive Figures
Susa ... 2254-2218 BCE
Stele of Naram Sin
Uruk ... 3300-3000 BCE
Head of a Woman
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Art History Chapter 2
White Temple and Ziggurat, Uruk, Iraq,…
Warka Vase, Uruk (moderna Warka), Iraq…
Eshnunna Votive Statuettes, Iraq, ca.…
The Standard of Ur, from tomb 779, Roy…
White Temple and Ziggurat, Uruk, Iraq,…
Warka Vase, Uruk (moderna Warka), Iraq…
28 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
Figure 2-5 Presentation of offerings t…
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
28 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
Figure 2-4 Female head (Inanna?), from…
Figure 2-5 Presentation of offerings t…
Figure 2-2 White Temple and ziggurat,…
Figure 2-3 Reconstruction drawing of t…
15 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Ancient Near East
"Warka Vase." Ancient Near East, ca. 3…
"Worshipers from the Square Temple at…
"Standard of Ur." Ancient Near East, c…
fairly reliable chronology... can associate individual works of…
first great work of narrative relief sculpture known... organize…
the statuettes represent mortals, rather than deities, with t…
excavator thought the object was originally mounted on a pole…
Ancient Near East
fairly reliable chronology... can associate individual works of…
"Warka Vase." Ancient Near East, ca. 3…
first great work of narrative relief sculpture known... organize…
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Art History Chapter 2
Convention
Innovation
Imhotep
Ka
the way something is usually done
a new method
Egyptian architect and scholar, who was later deified. It is…
In ancient Egypt, the immortal human life force.
Convention
the way something is usually done
Innovation
a new method
11 terms
AP Art History Chapter 2
Mesopotamia
Neolithic
Lamassu
Reliefs
an ancient region in W Asia between the Tigris and Euphrates…
the origin and consequences the introduction of agriculture,…
Assyrian protective deity, often depicted as having a human's…
3-D image or design whose flat background surface is carved a…
Mesopotamia
an ancient region in W Asia between the Tigris and Euphrates…
Neolithic
the origin and consequences the introduction of agriculture,…
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Art History TU Chapter 2
Location of Flanders
Merode Altarpiece Centerpiece... 1425-143…
Hubert and Jan Van Eyck,... Ghent Altarpi…
Jan Van Eyck, ... Madonna with Canon van…
Location of Flanders
Merode Altarpiece Centerpiece... 1425-143…
45 terms
Art History- chapter 2
Palette of King Narmer... Predynastic Egy…
Giza, Egypt ... Old Kingdom... 2550-2490 BCE…
Khafre Enthroned ... Old Kingdom ... 2520, 2…
King Menkaura and Queen... Old Kingdom... 24…
Palette of King Narmer... Predynastic Egy…
Giza, Egypt ... Old Kingdom... 2550-2490 BCE…
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Art History Quiz 1 - Chapter 2
Assurnasirpal II Killing Lions - Ninev…
Assurbanipal and his Queen in the Gard…
Carved Vessel with Detail of the Godde…
Cylinder Seal and its Modern Impressio…
Assurnasirpal II Killing Lions - Ninev…
Assurbanipal and his Queen in the Gard…
17 terms
AP Art History chapter 2
White temple
Head of Inanna
Waka Vase
Praying/worshippers figures
CA. 3500-3000BCE... Ziggurat below temple... Mud Bricks... Uruk, Iraq
CA. 3200-3000 BCE... Marble... Style... Uruk, Iraq
ca.3200-3000 BCE... Alabaster... registers, hierarchy of scales, na…
CA. 2700 BCE... Square temple at eshuanna ... Gysum inlaid with she…
White temple
CA. 3500-3000BCE... Ziggurat below temple... Mud Bricks... Uruk, Iraq
Head of Inanna
CA. 3200-3000 BCE... Marble... Style... Uruk, Iraq
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Intro to Art History Chapter 2
Outsider/Folk Art
Representational
Abstract
Form
artwork by nonprofessionals
Naturalistic, trompe l'oeil. Resembles forms in the natural w…
Stylized
Media, Style, Composition
Outsider/Folk Art
artwork by nonprofessionals
Representational
Naturalistic, trompe l'oeil. Resembles forms in the natural w…
15 terms
BJU Art History - Chapter 2
Mesopotamia
pictograms
cuneiform
Two dominant themes in mesopotamian vi…
between Tigris and Euphrates Rivers... once lush vegetation... new…
Earliest writing system (3400-3200 BC)... Pressed into clay
Epic of Gilgamesh- Sumerian in 3rd millinneum BC.
1-art enable and reflected political power... 2-used visual narr…
Mesopotamia
between Tigris and Euphrates Rivers... once lush vegetation... new…
pictograms
Earliest writing system (3400-3200 BC)... Pressed into clay
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