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Art history (near eastern)
Assurbanipal and his queen in the garden
Lamassu
Citadel and palace complex of sargon II
Stele of hammurabi
647 BCE
883-859 BCE
720 BCE
1780 BCE
Assurbanipal and his queen in the garden
647 BCE
Lamassu
883-859 BCE
21 terms
Art History (Ancient Near Eastern)
White Temple and Ziggurat... -Date: c.350…
Statues of Votive Figures... -Date: c. 27…
Standard of Ur... -Date: c. 2600-2400 B.C…
Stele of Hammurabi... -Date: 1750 BCE... -Pe…
White Temple and Ziggurat... -Date: c.350…
Statues of Votive Figures... -Date: c. 27…
25 terms
Art History-Ancient Near Eastern
Ancient Near Eastern
Tigris and Euphrates River
Hydraulic Despot
Logocentric
Uruk, Sumerian, Akkadian, Babylonian, Assyrian (3,500-612 BCE)
Made up the Fertile Crescent, Mesopotamia relied on it
A ruler who maintains his power by controlling the amounts of…
A civilization in which written records were made for laws, b…
Ancient Near Eastern
Uruk, Sumerian, Akkadian, Babylonian, Assyrian (3,500-612 BCE)
Tigris and Euphrates River
Made up the Fertile Crescent, Mesopotamia relied on it
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AP Art History: Near Eastern
White Temple and its ziggurat, Uruk (m…
Female head (Inanna?), from Uruk (mode…
Presentation of offering of Inanna (Wa…
Statuettes of two worshipers, from the…
White Temple and its ziggurat, Uruk (m…
Female head (Inanna?), from Uruk (mode…
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AP Art History Near Eastern
Name: White Temple ... Date: 3500 - 3000…
Name: Statues of votive figures ... Date:…
Name: Standard of Ur... Date: 2600 - 2400…
Name: Code of Hammurabi ... Date: 1792-17…
- meeting spot in the city... - gods and humans ... - stairway to h…
- eyes windows to the soul... - perpetually praying ... - praying f…
PCE: procession to the king ... wealth to poor top to bottom ... ob…
F: Hammurabi at top- receiving the laws from god. In eye leve…
Name: White Temple ... Date: 3500 - 3000…
- meeting spot in the city... - gods and humans ... - stairway to h…
Name: Statues of votive figures ... Date:…
- eyes windows to the soul... - perpetually praying ... - praying f…
28 terms
AP Art History, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Babylonian Art
Assyrian Art
3,500 B.C.E.-641 C.E.
3,500-2,340 B.C.E., Iraq
1,792-1,750 B.C.E., Iraq
883-612 B.C.E., Iraq
Ancient Near Eastern Art
3,500 B.C.E.-641 C.E.
Sumerian Art
3,500-2,340 B.C.E., Iraq
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AP Art History, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Babylonian Art
Assyrian Art
3,500 B.C.E.-641 C.E.
3,500-2,340 B.C.E., Iraq
1,792-1,750 B.C.E., Iraq
883-612 B.C.E., Iraq
Ancient Near Eastern Art
3,500 B.C.E.-641 C.E.
Sumerian Art
3,500-2,340 B.C.E., Iraq
27 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Neo-Sumerian Art
Akkadian Art
Babylonian Art
3500-2340 B.C.E.
2150-2000 B.C.E.
2180-2340 B.C.E.
1792-1750 B.C.E.
Sumerian Art
3500-2340 B.C.E.
Neo-Sumerian Art
2150-2000 B.C.E.
43 terms
Art History Ancient Near Eastern
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia
Ancient Sumer
Ancient Sumer
Iraq, Iran, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, and Jordan, "Land…
Ancient sites weren't systematically excavated until 19th cen…
Specific culture where wheel, plow, and irrigation canals wer…
Culture where people were chosen to farm (specialization of l…
Mesopotamia
Iraq, Iran, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, and Jordan, "Land…
Mesopotamia
Ancient sites weren't systematically excavated until 19th cen…
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Art history ancient near eastern
White Temple and Ziggurat
Staues of votive figures
Standard of Ur
The code of Hammurabi
Form:... Mud brick... Clay... They applied a whitewash (asphalt/tar),…
Form:... Black limestone... Wide eyes... Cylindrical bottom... Arms and s…
War side: ... Horses are in stop motion on the left and are runn…
Form:... Basalt (volcanic rock)... King and God... God is sitting on t…
White Temple and Ziggurat
Form:... Mud brick... Clay... They applied a whitewash (asphalt/tar),…
Staues of votive figures
Form:... Black limestone... Wide eyes... Cylindrical bottom... Arms and s…
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Art history (near eastern locations)
Head of a man "akkadian ruler"
Stele of naram-sin
Nanna ziggurat
Stele of hammurabi
Akkadian
Akkadian
Sumerian
Babylonian
Head of a man "akkadian ruler"
Akkadian
Stele of naram-sin
Akkadian
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Art History- Mesopotamian and Near Eastern Art
City-State
Fertile Crescent
Cuneiform
Buttress
An autonomous political unit comprising a city and the surrou…
A crescent-shaped region containing the comparatively moist a…
The wedge shaped characters made in clay by ancient Mesopotam…
A projecting support built against an external wall, usually…
City-State
An autonomous political unit comprising a city and the surrou…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent-shaped region containing the comparatively moist a…
25 terms
Art History Chapter 2: Ancient Near Eastern
Tell Asmar Statues
The Standard of Ur
Lyre
Ziggurat of Ur
[Sumerian] (2700 BCE)... • Figures are of different heights, den…
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE) ... • Two sides: war side, and peace side;…
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE)... • Lyre has a bull's heard... • Four panels…
[Sumerian] (2100 BCE)... • Mud-brick building on colossal scale…
Tell Asmar Statues
[Sumerian] (2700 BCE)... • Figures are of different heights, den…
The Standard of Ur
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE) ... • Two sides: war side, and peace side;…
24 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Akkadian Empire
Assyrian
Babylonia
relief sculpture
was an empire centered in the city of Akkad and its surroundi…
was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from…
was an ancient Akkadian speaking Semitic nation state and cul…
sculpture that projects from a flat background. A very shallo…
Akkadian Empire
was an empire centered in the city of Akkad and its surroundi…
Assyrian
was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from…
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AP Art History: Ancient Near Eastern Art
apadana
apotropaic
capital
cella
an audience hall in a Persian palace
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
apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
8 terms
AP Art History - Ancient Near Eastern.
"White Temple and its Ziggurat". Uruk.…
"White Temple and its Ziggurat". Uruk.…
"Statues of votive figures, from the S…
"The Code of Hammurabi". Babylon. Susi…
Title. Place it was discovered. Culture. Date made. Material…
Title. Place it was discovered. Culture. Date made. Material…
Title. Place these were found. Culture. Date made. Materials…
Title. Place it was found. Culture. Date made. Material it wa…
"White Temple and its Ziggurat". Uruk.…
Title. Place it was discovered. Culture. Date made. Material…
"White Temple and its Ziggurat". Uruk.…
Title. Place it was discovered. Culture. Date made. Material…
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AP Art History--Ancient Near Eastern Art
apadana
apotropaic
capital
cella
an audience hall in a Persian palace
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
apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
26 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Mesopotamia
cuneiform
Epic of Gilgamesh
ziggurat
-Fertile Crescent... -land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
"wedge shaped" A system of Sumerian writing used in ancient M…
king of Uruk, built ziggurats
In ancient Mesopotamian architecture, a monumental platform f…
Mesopotamia
-Fertile Crescent... -land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
cuneiform
"wedge shaped" A system of Sumerian writing used in ancient M…
22 terms
Near Eastern Art
Uruk Ziggurat and Ruins of the White T…
Uruk Vase
Votive Figures of the Square Temple
Bull-headed Harps
3,300 - 3,000 BCE... Sumerian
3,200 BCE... Sumerian, alabaster
2,700 BCE... Sumerian, limestone, alabaster, and gypsum
2,550 - 2,400 BCE... Sumerian, wood with gold, shell, and lapis…
Uruk Ziggurat and Ruins of the White T…
3,300 - 3,000 BCE... Sumerian
Uruk Vase
3,200 BCE... Sumerian, alabaster
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Ancient Near Eastern Art
Female Head, possibly Inanna. Uruk (Wa…
Statues from the Abu Temple. Tell Asma…
Standard of Ur, "Peace" and "War" pane…
Stele of Naram-Sin, c. 2254-2218 BCE.
Female Head, possibly Inanna. Uruk (Wa…
Statues from the Abu Temple. Tell Asma…
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
Cella
An audience hall in a Persian palace
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
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
27 terms
Art History AP #2 (Ancient Near Eastern)
Apollo 11 stones (Namibia), 25500-2530…
Great Hall of Bulls, Lascaux France 15…
Camelid sacrum (shape of a canine) 140…
Running Horned Woman 6000-4000 Prehist…
Apollo 11 stones (Namibia), 25500-2530…
Great Hall of Bulls, Lascaux France 15…
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Art History Gleaton Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ziggurats
Low Temples
High Temples
Cella
From the Assyrian word ziqquratu, meaning "mountaintop" or "h…
Temples that sat at ground level
Temples that sat on a platform
(1) The principal enclosed room of a temple used to house an…
Ziggurats
From the Assyrian word ziqquratu, meaning "mountaintop" or "h…
Low Temples
Temples that sat at ground level
10 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian
Face of a Woman
Carved Vase
Votive Statues
3500-2100 BC
Uruk... Marble... Goddess: Inanna
Uruk, Temple of Inanna... Alabaster... Relief, sculpture in the rou…
Square Temple, Eshnunna... Constant prayer, devotion... votive = gift
Sumerian
3500-2100 BC
Face of a Woman
Uruk... Marble... Goddess: Inanna
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
3000-500 BCE
Ziggurat with white temple
warka vase
mortals from the temple of abu
Time period?
uruk, sumerian art
sumerian art
tel asmar, sumerian art
3000-500 BCE
Time period?
Ziggurat with white temple
uruk, sumerian art
8 terms
Near Eastern Art
Carved Vessel with Offerings for the G…
Votive Figure
Votive Statuettes
Head of a Man (Akkadian Ruler)
c. 3200... Alabastar... Uruk... Sumerian
c. 2700 BCE... Alabastar... Tell Asmar... Sumerian
c. 2900-2600... Gypsum... Tell Asmar
c. 2300-2200 BCE... Hollow Cast Bronze... Nineveh... Akkadian
Carved Vessel with Offerings for the G…
c. 3200... Alabastar... Uruk... Sumerian
Votive Figure
c. 2700 BCE... Alabastar... Tell Asmar... Sumerian
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Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumerian Art
Akkadian Art
Babylonian Art
Neo-Babylonian Art
reconstruction of white temple and ziggurat at uruk; 32C BCE…
victory stele of naram-sin; 23C BCE
stele w/ code of Hammurabi; 18C
Ishtar Gate; 6C
Sumerian Art
reconstruction of white temple and ziggurat at uruk; 32C BCE…
Akkadian Art
victory stele of naram-sin; 23C BCE
14 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
Cella
an audience hall in a Persian palace
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
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
27 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
mesopotamia
anu
pictographs/cuneiform script
White Temple
"between the rivers" (Christianity, Islam, Muslim); vulnerabl…
sky god
sumer- the birth of writing; system of writing
Uruk, Iraq (sumerian); ziggurat with temple on it; only selec…
mesopotamia
"between the rivers" (Christianity, Islam, Muslim); vulnerabl…
anu
sky god
26 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Apadana
Capital
Cuneiform
Cylinder Seal
an audience hall in a persian palace
the top element of a capital
a system of writing in which the strokes are formed in a wedg…
a round piece of carved stone that when rolled onto clay prod…
Apadana
an audience hall in a persian palace
Capital
the top element of a capital
27 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Tell Asmar Statues, c. 2700 B.C.E., li…
Standard of Ur, c. 2600 B.C.E., panel…
Soundbox of a Lyre, c. 2600 B.C.E., wo…
Ziggurat, c. 2100 B.C.E., Ur Iraq
-Figures are of different heights, denoting hierarchy of scal…
-Two sides: war side and peace side; may have been two halves…
-Lyre has a bull's head ... -Four panels on side of the soundbox…
-Mud-brick building on a colossal scale ... -Buttresses spaced a…
Tell Asmar Statues, c. 2700 B.C.E., li…
-Figures are of different heights, denoting hierarchy of scal…
Standard of Ur, c. 2600 B.C.E., panel…
-Two sides: war side and peace side; may have been two halves…
25 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Tell Asmar Statues
The Standard of Ur
Lyre
Ziggurat of Ur
[Sumerian] (2700 BCE)... • Figures are of different heights, den…
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE) ... • Two sides: war side, and peace side;…
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE)... • Lyre has a bull's heard... • Four panels…
[Sumerian] (2100 BCE)... • Mud-brick building on colossal scale…
Tell Asmar Statues
[Sumerian] (2700 BCE)... • Figures are of different heights, den…
The Standard of Ur
[Sumerian] (2600 BCE) ... • Two sides: war side, and peace side;…
11 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
White Temple, Uruk, Iraq, 3500 BC (Nea…
Votive Statues, Abu Temple, Eshunna, I…
Obverse and Reverse, Stele of Eannatum…
Head of an Akkadian Ruler, Nineveh, Ir…
The white temple would have been built on a mastaba made of m…
Made of alabaster. Found buried in temple dedicated to god Ab…
First historical record/document, celebrates a victory over a…
This object signified the power of the ruler (meant to memori…
White Temple, Uruk, Iraq, 3500 BC (Nea…
The white temple would have been built on a mastaba made of m…
Votive Statues, Abu Temple, Eshunna, I…
Made of alabaster. Found buried in temple dedicated to god Ab…
29 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Ziggurat of Ur... Early Sumerian Period... c…
Figurines from Tell Asmar... Early Sumeri…
Statuettes of two Worshipers... Early Sum…
Standard of Ur (War)... Early Sumerian Pe…
Ziggurat of Ur... Early Sumerian Period... c…
Figurines from Tell Asmar... Early Sumeri…
47 terms
ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
Sumerian Art
Babylonian Art
Assyrian Art
Persian Art
Time period from c. 3500-2340 BCE in Iraq
Time period from 1792-1750 BCE in Iraq
Time period from 883-612 BCE in Iraq
Time period from c. 559-331 BCE in Iran
Sumerian Art
Time period from c. 3500-2340 BCE in Iraq
Babylonian Art
Time period from 1792-1750 BCE in Iraq
21 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
-Large settlement at Uruk of 40 000 ba…
-Figures have different heights, denot…
-Two sides: war + piece side, two halv…
-Hammurabi united Mesopotamia in his l…
White Temple and its ziggurat, c. 3500 - 3000 B.C.E., mud bri…
Statues of votive figures, from the Square Temple at Eshnunna…
Standard of Ur, c. 2600-2400 B.C.E., wood inlayed with shell,…
Stele of Hammurabi, c. 1762-1750 B.C.E., basalt, Paris... (6)
-Large settlement at Uruk of 40 000 ba…
White Temple and its ziggurat, c. 3500 - 3000 B.C.E., mud bri…
-Figures have different heights, denot…
Statues of votive figures, from the Square Temple at Eshnunna…
8 terms
Art History Midterm: Ancient Near Eastern Art (Name)
White Temple and Ziggurat
Female Head from Uruk
Statues from the Abu Temple
Standard of Ur
White Temple and Ziggurat
Female Head from Uruk
20 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
White Temple... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,50…
Female Head... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,200…
Abu Temple Statues... Tell Asmar, Iraq... Su…
Royal Standard of Ur... Royal Cemetery at…
White Temple... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,50…
Female Head... Uruk, Iraq ... Sumerian... 3,200…
26 terms
Ancient near eastern art
Apadana
Apotropaic
Capital
cuneiform
An audience hall in a Persian palace
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
the top element of a column
a system in writing in which the strokes are formed in a wedg…
Apadana
An audience hall in a Persian palace
Apotropaic
having the power to ward off evil or bad luck
19 terms
Near Eastern Art
Statues from the Abu Tempo... 2700-2500 B…
Royal Standard of Ur... ca. 2600-2400 BCE…
Head of an Akkadian Ruler from Nineveh…
Stele of Naram-Sin... 2270 BCE... Pink Limes…
Statues from the Abu Tempo... 2700-2500 B…
Royal Standard of Ur... ca. 2600-2400 BCE…
26 terms
Near Eastern Art
Great Pyramids
Pyramid of Khufu... -largest, almost perf…
Pyramid of Khafre... -Khufu's son, higher…
Pyramid of Menkaure... -smallest, complic…
3 main built over 3 generations... -part of royal mortuary compl…
...
Great Pyramids
3 main built over 3 generations... -part of royal mortuary compl…
Pyramid of Khufu... -largest, almost perf…
19 terms
Near Eastern Art
Babylonian deed of sale (cuneiform)... ca…
plan of white temple on ziggurat
remains of white temple on its ziggura…
female head... Uruk, Iraq... 3200-3000 BCE... l…
Babylonian deed of sale (cuneiform)... ca…
plan of white temple on ziggurat
16 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
White Temple and ziggurat (Sumerian) ,…
Stone vase, so-called "Uruk Vase" (Sum…
Bull-headed Lyre (Sumerian), from "Kin…
Standard of Ur (Sumerian), Royal Cemet…
White Temple and ziggurat (Sumerian) ,…
Stone vase, so-called "Uruk Vase" (Sum…
22 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
S.A.B.H.A.P.
Ziggurat
Hierarchy of Scale
Apadana
Sumerian: 3500-2340 B.C.E.; Akkadian: 2340-2180 B.C.E.; Babyl…
Sumerian; Pyramid-like building; many levels; made of mud
Important figures are largest and most central
Audience hall in a Persian palace
S.A.B.H.A.P.
Sumerian: 3500-2340 B.C.E.; Akkadian: 2340-2180 B.C.E.; Babyl…
Ziggurat
Sumerian; Pyramid-like building; many levels; made of mud
10 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Time Period
Sumerian Art
FSBP
HOS
Iraq... Sumerian 3500-2340... Babylonian 1792-1750... Assyrian亚述 883-6…
1. Negative space hollowed... 2. Sumerian Figure: ... Man: bare u…
正肩侧身 Frontal Shoulder Body Profile
Hierarchy of Scale
Time Period
Iraq... Sumerian 3500-2340... Babylonian 1792-1750... Assyrian亚述 883-6…
Sumerian Art
1. Negative space hollowed... 2. Sumerian Figure: ... Man: bare u…
20 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Sumeria
Akkadia
Babylonia
Assyria
3,500 - 2,000 BCE; earliest ziggurats and written language
2,350 - 2,200 BCE; King Sargon
2,000 - 1,600 BCE; King Hammurabi, Hammurabi's code
1,350 - 612 BCE; Kings Sennacherib and Ashurbanipal, city of…
Sumeria
3,500 - 2,000 BCE; earliest ziggurats and written language
Akkadia
2,350 - 2,200 BCE; King Sargon
21 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
ziggurat
Mesopotamia
cuneiform
mud brick
temple's platform. step pyramid, Mesopotamian temple, made of…
Greek for "between the rivers"; the birthplace of civilizatio…
wedge-shaped characters
an easily accessible medium in the river valley
ziggurat
temple's platform. step pyramid, Mesopotamian temple, made of…
Mesopotamia
Greek for "between the rivers"; the birthplace of civilizatio…
16 terms
AP Art History vocab: Ancient Near Eastern Art
apadana
apotropiac
capital
cella
the great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
preventing or intended to prevent evil
forms the topmost member of a column. Divides a column from t…
the chamber at the center of an ancient temple; in a classica…
apadana
the great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
apotropiac
preventing or intended to prevent evil
23 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Female Head... 3000 BCE... Uruk, Iraq
Statues from the Abu Temple... 2700-2500…
Stele of Naramsin... 2000 BCE
Head of an Akkadian Ruler... 2200 B.C... Nin…
Female Head... 3000 BCE... Uruk, Iraq
Statues from the Abu Temple... 2700-2500…
12 terms
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Hieratic Scale
Lamassu
Paradise
Ziggurat
Artistic convention in which greater size indicates greater i…
Assyrian guardian in the form of a man-headed winged bull
"walled garden"; keeps out unwanted plants. Strong geometric…
In ancient Mesopotamian architecture, a monumental platform f…
Hieratic Scale
Artistic convention in which greater size indicates greater i…
Lamassu
Assyrian guardian in the form of a man-headed winged bull
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