Study sets matching "art history 1 chapter 2"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "art history 1 chapter 2"

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
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.
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
10 terms
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
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…
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,…
34 terms
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
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…
23 terms
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
14 terms
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
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
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…
8 terms
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)
18 terms
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…
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…
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…
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…
11 terms
Art history chapter 2
Composition
Perspective
Vanishing point
Organic matter
Over-all arrangment of artwork
System used to give the illusion of depth
Where parallel lines converge on the horizon
Living matter
Composition
Over-all arrangment of artwork
Perspective
System used to give the illusion of depth
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…
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
41 terms
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
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,…
12 terms
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…
7 terms
Art history Chapter 2
Stele of Naram-Sin... sippar (Iran)... c. 22…
Carved Vessel from the temple of Inann…
Votive Statues from the square temple…
Head of a man (akkadian ruler)... c. 2250…
Stele of Naram-Sin... sippar (Iran)... c. 22…
Carved Vessel from the temple of Inann…
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…
Art History Chapter 2
Baroque era
Carlo Maderno
East façade of Saint Peter's
Bernini
1600-1700 begins in Rome and moves to France
Face of Santa Susanna (looking north)... -Rome, Italy ... -1597-1603
Carlo Maderno ... - Vatican City ... -1606-1612
Playwright, stage design, paint, sculpture, architecture, inf…
Baroque era
1600-1700 begins in Rome and moves to France
Carlo Maderno
Face of Santa Susanna (looking north)... -Rome, Italy ... -1597-1603
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
48 terms
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
32 terms
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…
13 terms
Art History: Chapter 2
Controlled-space
Fertile Crescent
Cuneiform
Ziggurat
Humans having intention to build something for a purpose of c…
Strip of land between Tigris and Euphrates river that was goo…
Wedge-shaped signs to represent words/pictures early form of…
High platform that, what Sumerian temples sat on
Controlled-space
Humans having intention to build something for a purpose of c…
Fertile Crescent
Strip of land between Tigris and Euphrates river that was goo…
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…
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
15 terms
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…
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
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
13 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Sumerian politics and religion was int…
Most civilians in Mesopotamia practice…
The Mesopotamian civilizations all had…
The Assyrian and Persian civilizations…
True
False
False
True
Sumerian politics and religion was int…
True
Most civilians in Mesopotamia practice…
False
33 terms
Art History 101 - Chapter 2
Title: White Temple
Place: Uruk, Iraq
Time: ca.3500-3000 BCE
Title: Carved vase
Title:
Place:
Time:
Title:
Title: White Temple
Title:
Place: Uruk, Iraq
Place:
27 terms
Art History Chapter 2
6 functions of art in social and cultu…
Aeshthetics
James Abbott McNeill Whistler
Monochromatic
Delight, commentary, worship, commemoration, persuasion, self…
Awareness of beauty or to that quality in a work of art or ot…
Nocturne: Blue and Gold- Old Battersea Bridge. Monochromatic,…
Based mostly on one color
6 functions of art in social and cultu…
Delight, commentary, worship, commemoration, persuasion, self…
Aeshthetics
Awareness of beauty or to that quality in a work of art or ot…
Art History Chapter 2
cuneiform
cella
ziggurats
apotropaic device
2900 BCE; series of wedge-shaped signs; cultural link b/w div…
the principle enclosed room of a temple used to house an imag…
seen on high temples; squat, stepped pyramid platforms; link/…
An object deployed as a means of warding off evil. Often a fi…
cuneiform
2900 BCE; series of wedge-shaped signs; cultural link b/w div…
cella
the principle enclosed room of a temple used to house an imag…
22 terms
art history chapter 2 and 3
White Temple and its ziggurat, Uruk, c…
Statues of votive figures, from the Sq…
Standard of Ur from the Royal Tombs at…
Stele of Naram-Sin, (r. 2254-2218 BCE)…
White Temple and its ziggurat, Uruk, c…
Statues of votive figures, from the Sq…
23 terms
Art History Chapter 2
Stele
Hierarchic scale
Ziggurat
Cuneiform
an upright stone slab used by Mesopotamian artists to communi…
where relative size and elevation conveys importance
a rectangular steeped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple
Mesopotamian writing using wedge-shaped characters
Stele
an upright stone slab used by Mesopotamian artists to communi…
Hierarchic scale
where relative size and elevation conveys importance
25 terms
ART HISTORY CHAPTER 2 VOCAB
APADANA
Apotropaic
Capital
cella
an audience hall in a persian palace figure 2.6a
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
the top element of a column
the main room of a temple where the god is housed
APADANA
an audience hall in a persian palace figure 2.6a
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
15 terms
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…
32 terms
Art History Chapter 2
The Ziggurat at Ur can best be describ…
Ishtar Gate, with its relief decoratio…
Bull-headed capitals would most likely…
The new concept of godlike sovereignty…
Sumerian temple base
Babylon
Persia
Naram-Sin
The Ziggurat at Ur can best be describ…
Sumerian temple base
Ishtar Gate, with its relief decoratio…
Babylon
20 terms
Chapter 2 Art History
The change in the nature of daily life…
Mesopotamia is known as the ____
The ___ ruled the northern Mesopotamia…
What site did Leonard Woolley excavate…
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
Assyrians
Royal cemetery at Ur
The change in the nature of daily life…
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia is known as the ____
Fertile Crescent
Art History Chapter 2: Egypt
Upper Egypt
Lower Egypt
Deshret
Wadjet
Hedjet, Nekhbet, Lotus, Set
Deshret, Wadjet, Papyrus, Horus
"Low Red Crown", "Red Lands"
Cobra
Upper Egypt
Hedjet, Nekhbet, Lotus, Set
Lower Egypt
Deshret, Wadjet, Papyrus, Horus
Art History: Chapter 2
Merode Altarpiece ... -1425... -oil on wood…
Ghent Altarpiece... -1432... -Oil on wood... -H…
Jan van Eyck: Self Portrait
Giovanni Arnolfini and His Bride... -1434…
Merode Altarpiece ... -1425... -oil on wood…
Ghent Altarpiece... -1432... -Oil on wood... -H…
1 of 10