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66 terms
Art History: Key Works
Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux
Virgin and Child
Saint Luke
Philip the Bold and Margaret of Flande…
Artist: Jean Pucelle... Date: 1320's... Facts: (1) Was left to King…
Artist: Unknown... Date: 1320's... Facts: (1) Made of silver gilt a…
Artist: Master Theodoric... Date: 1360's... Facts: (1) Master Theod…
Artist: Claus Sluter... Date: 1380's... Facts: (1) Shows the Virgin…
Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux
Artist: Jean Pucelle... Date: 1320's... Facts: (1) Was left to King…
Virgin and Child
Artist: Unknown... Date: 1320's... Facts: (1) Made of silver gilt a…
212 terms
Art History Key Terms
Style
Iconogaphy
Paleolithic Period
Mesolithic Period
the distinctive manner in which a piece of art is created or…
The images and symbolic representations that are traditionall…
Stone Age; (ca. 35,00-7,000 BCE)
Middle Stone Age; ca. 7,000-6,000/3,000 BCE
Style
the distinctive manner in which a piece of art is created or…
Iconogaphy
The images and symbolic representations that are traditionall…
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Key Art/ Art History Terms
Genre
Relief Sculpture
Salon
Lithography
Types of art that include: history, landscape, portrait, stil…
A three- dimensional image or design that is attached to a fl…
(1) A large drawing or reception room in a palace or private…
A print-making technique. artist used oil based crayon on a s…
Genre
Types of art that include: history, landscape, portrait, stil…
Relief Sculpture
A three- dimensional image or design that is attached to a fl…
41 terms
Key Terms - Art History
Alloy
Ankh
Apse
Roman arch
a material composed of two or more metals, or a metal and a n…
an ancient Egyptian symbol, a cross symbolizing eternal life
a large semicircular or polygonal recess in a church, arched…
rounded arch used in Roman architecture
Alloy
a material composed of two or more metals, or a metal and a n…
Ankh
an ancient Egyptian symbol, a cross symbolizing eternal life
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Art History Key Images
Old Kingdom Egypt
Giza Pyramid Complex
Roman Republic and Empire
Temple of Portunus
type
Date: c.2601-2515 BC... Materials: granite pathways, limestone c…
type
Date: 75 BC (Roman Republic)... Materials: tufa (soft, volcanic…
Old Kingdom Egypt
type
Giza Pyramid Complex
Date: c.2601-2515 BC... Materials: granite pathways, limestone c…
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Art History Key Artworks
ball court
presentation of captives to lord chan…
stone door lintel with relief xoc and…
castillo
Copan, Hondorus, Maya, 738 CE
Bonampak 790 CE
City of Yaxchilan, 725 CE
Maya, Chicen Itza, Mexico, ca. 800-900 CE
ball court
Copan, Hondorus, Maya, 738 CE
presentation of captives to lord chan…
Bonampak 790 CE
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Art History - Key Monuments
Woman from Willendorf
Hall of the Bulls
The Standard of Ur
Great Pyramids of Giza
Limestone... freestanding - in the round... 28,000-25,000 BCE... empha…
15,000-13,000 BCE... Lascaux, France... cave wasn't lived in - comm…
2600 BCE... Mesopotamian Art... Once believed to be a battle standa…
2551-2472 BCE... Egyptian Art... 3 Pyramids: Khufu, Khafre, Menkuar…
Woman from Willendorf
Limestone... freestanding - in the round... 28,000-25,000 BCE... empha…
Hall of the Bulls
15,000-13,000 BCE... Lascaux, France... cave wasn't lived in - comm…
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Art History: Key Terms
Grisaille
Patron
Portal
Book of Hours
A style of monochromatic painting in shades of gray. Also: a…
A person who supports with money, gifts, efforts, or endorsem…
A gran entrance, door, or gate, usually to an important publi…
A prayer book for private use, containing a calendar, service…
Grisaille
A style of monochromatic painting in shades of gray. Also: a…
Patron
A person who supports with money, gifts, efforts, or endorsem…
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History of Art- Key Terms
Patina
Chiaroscuro
Mullion and Transom
Bays
Sculpture- applied to bronze as finish- chemical reactions- c…
Painting-Tonal contrast- suggest volume and 3D form of subjec…
Window- stonework division
Architecture- vertical divisions of building
Patina
Sculpture- applied to bronze as finish- chemical reactions- c…
Chiaroscuro
Painting-Tonal contrast- suggest volume and 3D form of subjec…
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Art History Key Works
Venus of Willendorf... Paleoilthic
Stonehenge... Neolithic
White Temple... Sumerian
Statuettes from the Square Temple... Sume…
Venus of Willendorf... Paleoilthic
Stonehenge... Neolithic
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Key Terms for History of Art
Linear Perspective
Idealised
Primary Colours
Contrapposto
A type of perspective used by artists, in which the relative…
Making it look as perfect or better than in reality.
Red, Yellow and Blue
An unsymmetrical arrangement of the human figure in which the…
Linear Perspective
A type of perspective used by artists, in which the relative…
Idealised
Making it look as perfect or better than in reality.
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Art History Key Terms
Paleolithic
Sculpture in the round
Relief sculpture
Ziggurat
The "old" Stone Age, during which humankind produced the firs…
Freestanding figures, carved or modeled in three dimensions,…
Figures projecting from a background of which they are a part…
In ancient Mesopotamian architecture, platform for a temple.
Paleolithic
The "old" Stone Age, during which humankind produced the firs…
Sculpture in the round
Freestanding figures, carved or modeled in three dimensions,…
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Art History Key Terms
Ankh
Arete
Barque/bark
Ben-ben
the Egyptian sign of life
In ancient Greece, meant "goodness" or "excellence;" notion o…
In Ancient Egypt, it was the boat that carried the dead phara…
The top pyramidal stone; an emblem of the Egyptian god Re
Ankh
the Egyptian sign of life
Arete
In ancient Greece, meant "goodness" or "excellence;" notion o…
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Art History: Key Terms
feudalism
allegory
secularism
chiaroscuro
A system of government based on landowners and tenants
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
exhibited itself in the development of humanism, when people…
the treatment of light and shade in drawing and painting.
feudalism
A system of government based on landowners and tenants
allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Art History Key Terms
Naturalism
Non-representational
Formal analysis
Abstraction
a style of art seeking to represent objects as they actually…
not representing any known object in nature
analysis of a work of art to determine how to integral parts,…
in painting and sculpture, having a generalized or essential…
Naturalism
a style of art seeking to represent objects as they actually…
Non-representational
not representing any known object in nature
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Art History Key Words
Voussoir
Keystone
tunnel (or barrel) vault
cross (or groin) vault
wedged shape stone block used to build an arch.
The topmost voussoir of the arch, and the last block to be pl…
an elongated semicircle vault
created by the intersection of two barrel vaults of equal size
Voussoir
wedged shape stone block used to build an arch.
Keystone
The topmost voussoir of the arch, and the last block to be pl…
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AP Art History Key Terms The Big 55
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical Scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative. ... Ex: Standa…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
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Art History Key Dates - ART
Napoleon on the Bridge of Arcole - Gros
Portrait of Napoleon First Consul - Gros
Napoleon Visting the Plague Stricken i…
The Battle of Abukir - Gros
1801
1802
1804
1806
Napoleon on the Bridge of Arcole - Gros
1801
Portrait of Napoleon First Consul - Gros
1802
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AP Art History Key Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical Scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative. ... Ex: Standa…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
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Art History: Key Works
-Lion-Human... -Hohlenstein-Stadel,German…
-Woman of Willendorf... -Austria... -ca. 24,…
-Chauvet Cave-Horses, Rhinoceroses, an…
-Lascaux Caves-Crossed Bison... -Dordogne…
-Lion-Human... -Hohlenstein-Stadel,German…
-Woman of Willendorf... -Austria... -ca. 24,…
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Art History Key Terms
apse
apotropaic
arabesque
arcade
the point of a church where the altar is
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
a floral pattern
series of arches supported by columns
apse
the point of a church where the altar is
apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
68 terms
Art History Key Terms
altarpiece
arriccio
diptych
gesso
a painted or sculpted work of art designed to stand above or…
the rough first coat of plaster in a fresco.
a writing tablet or work of art consisting of two panels side…
a white coating made of chalk, plaster, and size that is spre…
altarpiece
a painted or sculpted work of art designed to stand above or…
arriccio
the rough first coat of plaster in a fresco.
250 terms
Art history
Apollo 11 stones, 26 millennium B.C.E.…
Great Hall of Bulls, Paleolithic, 15,0…
Camelid Sacrum, Paleolithic, 14,000 to…
Running Horned Woman, Neolithic, 6000…
Apollo 11 stones, 26 millennium B.C.E.…
Great Hall of Bulls, Paleolithic, 15,0…
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Art History Key Terms
Twisted Perspective
Post and Lintel Construction
Megalith
Registers
A convention of representation in which part of a figure is s…
A system of construction in which two upright members, the po…
A large stone that forms a prehistoric monument
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative
Twisted Perspective
A convention of representation in which part of a figure is s…
Post and Lintel Construction
A system of construction in which two upright members, the po…
29 terms
Art History Key Terms
grisaille
patron
portal
book of hours
painted with different shades of grey
person who commissions the piece and supports the artist
entry into a sacred space
treat christ story as play on diff episodes / break down hour…
grisaille
painted with different shades of grey
patron
person who commissions the piece and supports the artist
37 terms
Art History Key Words
Representation
Literacy
Visual Literacy
Culture
A textual or visual sign that stands in for a something else.
The ability to understand and use a particular language (can…
The ability to "read" and understand visual forms of communic…
The way of life for a particular group of people at a particu…
Representation
A textual or visual sign that stands in for a something else.
Literacy
The ability to understand and use a particular language (can…
58 terms
Art History Key Images
Makapansgat pebble... from makapansgat (s…
Chauvet Cave... Aurochs, horses, and rhin…
Hall of the Bulls... Horse from Hall of B…
Nude woman (venus of Willendorf) from…
Makapansgat pebble... from makapansgat (s…
Chauvet Cave... Aurochs, horses, and rhin…
250 terms
Art history
Apollo 11 stones, 26 millennium B.C.E.…
Great Hall of Bulls, Paleolithic, 15,0…
Camelid Sacrum, Paleolithic, 14,000 to…
Running Horned Woman, Neolithic, 6000…
Apollo 11 stones, 26 millennium B.C.E.…
Great Hall of Bulls, Paleolithic, 15,0…
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Art History Key Works
Bear, Chauvet Cave
Hall of the Bulls, Lascaux cave
Rhinoceros, wounded man, and bison, La…
Woman/"Venus" of Willendorf
30,000 BCE. Some of the oldest cave art. The artist used the…
15,000 BCE. Near the entrance of the cage.
15,000 BCE. It is in the bottom of a shaft in the cave (hard…
28,000 BCE. small, could hold in your hand. Reproductive orga…
Bear, Chauvet Cave
30,000 BCE. Some of the oldest cave art. The artist used the…
Hall of the Bulls, Lascaux cave
15,000 BCE. Near the entrance of the cage.
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History of art key FACTS
domenico lenzi
santa maria novella, florence
virgin and john the evangalist
'as you now are, i once was'
trinity patron
trinity church
present in trinity
inscription on trinity
domenico lenzi
trinity patron
santa maria novella, florence
trinity church
102 terms
Art History
clerestory a section of a building tha…
Karnak
Tutankhamen
Hatshepsut
a section of a building that rises above the aisles and allow…
Site of large temple complex
Pharaoh of Egypt around 1358 BC. His tomb was discovered almo…
female who ruled as Queen of Egypt (1473-1458 B.C.E.).
clerestory a section of a building tha…
a section of a building that rises above the aisles and allow…
Karnak
Site of large temple complex
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History of Art key Examples
Masaccio, 1425
Donatello, 1430-40
fra filippo lippi, 1440s
Fra angelico , early 1440s
Tribute Money, Brancacci chapel of the basilica of Santa Mari…
david
Portrait of a man and a woman at a casement
Annunciation
Masaccio, 1425
Tribute Money, Brancacci chapel of the basilica of Santa Mari…
Donatello, 1430-40
david
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History of Art- Key Terms
Patina
Chiaroscuro
Mullion and Transom
Bays
Sculpture- applied to bronze as finish- chemical reactions- c…
Painting-Tonal contrast- suggest volume and 3D form of subjec…
Window- stonework division
Architecture- vertical divisions of building
Patina
Sculpture- applied to bronze as finish- chemical reactions- c…
Chiaroscuro
Painting-Tonal contrast- suggest volume and 3D form of subjec…
111 terms
Art History: Key Works
Pont du Gard, aquaduct... 1st cent. CE... li…
Augustus of Primaporta... Early 1st cent.…
Ara Pacis Augustae (Altar of Augustan…
Ara Pacis Augustae, detail with the Im…
Pont du Gard, aquaduct... 1st cent. CE... li…
Augustus of Primaporta... Early 1st cent.…
96 terms
Art History Key Works
LION-HUMAN (Mammoth Ivory) from German…
WOMAN FROM BRASSEMPOUY (Ivory) from Fr…
WOMAN FROM WILLENDORF from Austria: Ex…
WALL PAINTING WITH HORSES, RHINOCEROSE…
Paleolithic
Paleolithic
Paleolithic
Paleolithic
LION-HUMAN (Mammoth Ivory) from German…
Paleolithic
WOMAN FROM BRASSEMPOUY (Ivory) from Fr…
Paleolithic
61 terms
Art History Key Works
Virgin and Child... Jeanne d'Evreaux... 1324…
Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux... Jean Pucelle…
Saint Luke... Master Theodoric... 1360
Chartreuse de Champmol... Philip the Bold…
Virgin and Child... Jeanne d'Evreaux... 1324…
Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux... Jean Pucelle…
35 terms
art history key images
spotted horses and human hands / pech-…
woman from willendorf / austria / 24,0…
tomb interior with corbeling and engra…
stonehenge / salisbury plain, england…
spotted horses and human hands / pech-…
woman from willendorf / austria / 24,0…
47 terms
art history key works
Plan of St. Peter's Basilica, Rome,... by…
Facade of St. Peter's Basilica Carlos…
Gianlorenzo Bernini,... Baldacchino, St.…
Bernini, Cathedra Petri,... St. Peter's B…
michelangelo's in black
Plan of St. Peter's Basilica, Rome,... by…
michelangelo's in black
Facade of St. Peter's Basilica Carlos…
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Art History Key Terms
Chiaroscuro
drypoint
etching
pendant paintings
juxtaposition of light and dark next to each other
form of engraving. plate is drawn upon directly with sharp ob…
acid is involved in creating the design
paintings meant to be seen with one another
Chiaroscuro
juxtaposition of light and dark next to each other
drypoint
form of engraving. plate is drawn upon directly with sharp ob…
13 terms
Art History Key Terms
Relief Sculpture
Abstract
Sculpture in the Round
Post and Lintel
Object where the surrounding material is carved away to form…
The Reduction of shapes and appearances to basic yet recogniz…
Self contained, three-dimensional objects
A construction method of consisting of two uprights supportin…
Relief Sculpture
Object where the surrounding material is carved away to form…
Abstract
The Reduction of shapes and appearances to basic yet recogniz…
61 terms
Art History: Key terms
tenebrism
sfumato
chiaroscuro
contrapposto
the strong use of chiaroscuro and artificially illuminated ar…
SMOKINESS... In painting, the effect of haze in an image. Rese…
an Italian word designating the contrast of dark and light in…
an Italian term meaning "set against," used to describe the p…
tenebrism
the strong use of chiaroscuro and artificially illuminated ar…
sfumato
SMOKINESS... In painting, the effect of haze in an image. Rese…
29 terms
Art History Final: Key Terms
Abstract Expressionism (action painting)
Abstract Expressionism (color field)
Album Leaf
Analytic Cubism
a style of painting in which paint is spontaneously dribbled,…
characterized primarily by large fields of flat, solid color…
The album, as the name suggests, is composed of single leafs…
the early phase of cubism, generally considered to run from 1…
Abstract Expressionism (action painting)
a style of painting in which paint is spontaneously dribbled,…
Abstract Expressionism (color field)
characterized primarily by large fields of flat, solid color…
30 terms
Art History Final: Key Terms
Abstract Expressionism (action painting)
Abstract Expressionism (color field)
Album Leaf
Analytic Cubism
a style of painting in which paint is spontaneously dribbled,…
characterized primarily by large fields of flat, solid color…
The album, as the name suggests, is composed of single leafs…
the early phase of cubism, generally considered to run from 1…
Abstract Expressionism (action painting)
a style of painting in which paint is spontaneously dribbled,…
Abstract Expressionism (color field)
characterized primarily by large fields of flat, solid color…
87 terms
Art History
florence catherdral... Brunelleschi... renas…
Donatello... David... Bronze sculpture... Itali…
Donatello ... Gattamelata... Italian renaiss…
Verrocchio... Bartolomeo Colleoni ... Italia…
florence catherdral... Brunelleschi... renas…
Donatello... David... Bronze sculpture... Itali…
66 terms
Art History Key Works
Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux
Virgin and Child
Saint Luke
Philip the Bold and Margaret of Flande…
Jean Pucelle (1324-1328); Grisaille and color on vellum
(1324-1339); Silver gilt, basse-taille enamel on guilded silv…
Master Theodoric (1360-1364); Holy Cross Chapel
(1385-1393) Dijon
Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux
Jean Pucelle (1324-1328); Grisaille and color on vellum
Virgin and Child
(1324-1339); Silver gilt, basse-taille enamel on guilded silv…
20 terms
Art History Key Words
Grisaille
Book of Hours
Tempera
Fresco
method of painting in gray monochrome, typically to imitate s…
Christian devotional book popular in Middle Ages
permanent, fast drying paint medium. Colored pigment mixed wi…
Mural painting on freshly laid plaster. Water merges with col…
Grisaille
method of painting in gray monochrome, typically to imitate s…
Book of Hours
Christian devotional book popular in Middle Ages
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Key Artworks - Art History
Cave Paintings
Venus of Willendorf
Puabi's Lyre
Stele of Hammurabi
two key locations—Lascaux in France and Altamira in Spain. Be…
prehistoric figure of a woman, believed to have been used as…
found in the tomb of Queen Puabi, of the ancient Sumerian cit…
both a piece of art and a code of law commissioned in 18th ce…
Cave Paintings
two key locations—Lascaux in France and Altamira in Spain. Be…
Venus of Willendorf
prehistoric figure of a woman, believed to have been used as…
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art history key terms
stylized
naturalistic
abstraction
memory image
to represent something we know, but not detailed enough to be…
when great detail is given in a moment in time, looks as what…
generic rendering of a woman, reduction of shape and appearan…
calling upon our knowledge of something
stylized
to represent something we know, but not detailed enough to be…
naturalistic
when great detail is given in a moment in time, looks as what…
68 terms
Art History 101 Key Terms
Polis
Demos
Hellas/Hellenes
Archaic Smile
Greek for "city states'
Greek for "the people" from which the word democracy comes from
Comes from Helen of Troy, ancient Greeks call themselves as t…
the smile on Archaic Greek Statues that indicated the person…
Polis
Greek for "city states'
Demos
Greek for "the people" from which the word democracy comes from
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Art History Final: Key Works
Calling of Saint Matthew
Conversion of Saint Paul
Gallery Ceiling, Farnese Palace
Triumph of Bacchus and Ariadne
Artist: Caravaggio... Date: 1590's
Artist: Caravaggio... Date: 1601
Artist: Carraci... Date: 1590's
Artist: Carraci... Date: 1590's
Calling of Saint Matthew
Artist: Caravaggio... Date: 1590's
Conversion of Saint Paul
Artist: Caravaggio... Date: 1601
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