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69 terms
Humanities CLEP (visual arts & architecture)
Classical Period
Archaic Period
Helenistic Period
Byzantine style
9th century B.C. and earlier.
9th-8th centuries B.C. Greek art: vase paintings, geometric s…
4th C. more genre subjects, and Romans built temples, roads,…
about mid 6th C. (domes & arches) Meant to convey a supernatu…
Classical Period
9th century B.C. and earlier.
Archaic Period
9th-8th centuries B.C. Greek art: vase paintings, geometric s…
81 terms
Humanities-Art and Architecture
Stonehenge
Monoliths
Cave Paintings
Greece
a structure found by scientist in England is believed to have…
What is a LARGE, freestanding sculpture?
Paleolithic paintings of scenes of hunting or fertility, foun…
mountains and islands led to independent city-states (like At…
Stonehenge
a structure found by scientist in England is believed to have…
Monoliths
What is a LARGE, freestanding sculpture?
176 terms
Clep Humanities Art and Architecture
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at deir el-…
Karnak
Luxor
Palace at Knossos
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at deir el-…
Karnak
176 terms
Clep Humanities Art and Architecture
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at deir el-…
Karnak
Luxor
Palace at Knossos
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at deir el-…
Karnak
Humanities 101- Architecture and Art
Overspecialization
Renaissance man
Interdisciplinary
sophic
studying only one field and trying to master it
the idea that one must be successful at many areas of experti…
the value of disciplines working together
left brain (wisdom + reason)
Overspecialization
studying only one field and trying to master it
Renaissance man
the idea that one must be successful at many areas of experti…
13 terms
Humanities Art and Architecture identification
Women of Willendorf
Stonehenge
Rosetta Stone
Code of Hammurabi Stele
Women of Willendorf
Stonehenge
28 terms
Art and Architecture humanities Final
Christ as Good Shepherd, 425CE... Early M…
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia... Early Medi…
Rabbula Gospels, Syria, 586CE... Early Me…
Hagia Sophia, Constantinople, 532-537…
Christ as Good Shepherd, 425CE... Early M…
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia... Early Medi…
69 terms
Humanities CLEP (visual arts & architecture)
Classical Period
Archaic Period
Helenistic Period
Byzantine style
9th century B.C. and earlier.
9th-8th centuries B.C. Greek art: vase paintings, geometric s…
4th C. more genre subjects, and Romans built temples, roads,…
about mid 6th C. (domes & arches) Meant to convey a supernatu…
Classical Period
9th century B.C. and earlier.
Archaic Period
9th-8th centuries B.C. Greek art: vase paintings, geometric s…
63 terms
Humanities Art/Architecture Test
Aphrodite, venus
Apollo, phoebus
Ares, mars
Artemis, diana
goddess of love, beauty and procreation
god of solar light, medicine and music
god of war and strife
goddess of hunting, wildlife and the moon
Aphrodite, venus
goddess of love, beauty and procreation
Apollo, phoebus
god of solar light, medicine and music
HUMANITIES art and architecture
Kaaba
Dome of the Rock
Mosque of Al-Nassir Mohammed
Great Mosque of Cordoba
Kaaba
Dome of the Rock
176 terms
Clep Humanities Art and Architecture
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at deir el-…
Karnak
Luxor
Palace at Knossos
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut at deir el-…
Karnak
30 terms
Humanities Final: Art and Architecture
Christ as Good Shepherd (c. 425 CE, Ma…
Rabbula Gospels (c. 586, Syria)
Hagia Sophia (c. 532-537, Constantinop…
Church of San Vitale (540-547, Ravenna)
Architects: Anthemius and Isidorus
Justinian and Theodora and their Retinues
Christ as Good Shepherd (c. 425 CE, Ma…
Rabbula Gospels (c. 586, Syria)
17 terms
Humanities: Art and Architecture Section
Palace of Minos
Temple of Knossos
The Lion Gate
Acropolis at Athens
A palace complex, with courtyards, staircases, and living are…
Same as above for Minos
The lion gate is a massive structure of four gigantic blocks,…
The dominate structure in Athens and just as it was in ancien…
Palace of Minos
A palace complex, with courtyards, staircases, and living are…
Temple of Knossos
Same as above for Minos
14 terms
Humanities Art & Architecture Vocab
Catharsis
Hamartia
Anagnorisis
Peripeteia
Emotional Relief
Fatal Flaw leading to downfall of the hero
Moment when hero makes a critical discovery
Sudden reversal of fortune
Catharsis
Emotional Relief
Hamartia
Fatal Flaw leading to downfall of the hero
12 terms
Humanities Neoclassical Art and Architecture
Neoclassicism is the age of...?
Sir Isaac Newton
Deism
John Locke
Age of the Enlightenment, the Age of Reason, the Age of Elega…
Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, 1687... posited t…
The universe is a smoothly running machine, first set in moti…
Second Treatise on Government, 1689... social contract -- the po…
Neoclassicism is the age of...?
Age of the Enlightenment, the Age of Reason, the Age of Elega…
Sir Isaac Newton
Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy, 1687... posited t…
15 terms
Humanities - Chapter 20 - Art / Architecture
Claude Monet
Auguste Renoir
Berthe Morisot
Mary Cassatt
Nationality: France... Style: Impressionism... Major Works: Impress…
Nationality: France... Style: Impressionism... Major Works: The Lun…
Nationality: France... Style: Impressionism... Major Works: The Har…
Nationality: USA... Style: Impressionism... Major Works: The Bath... M…
Claude Monet
Nationality: France... Style: Impressionism... Major Works: Impress…
Auguste Renoir
Nationality: France... Style: Impressionism... Major Works: The Lun…
10 terms
Humanities Art & Architecture
Characteristics of Romanesque churches
Good examples of an early romanesque c…
Characteristics of second romanesque p…
Examples of Second Romanesque Period
Basilica plan which has rounded arches, vaulted ceilings, and…
Speyer Cathedral, Santa Cruz de la Seros
Massive walls, Few windows, pilgrimage churches, groin vaults
Church of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, Abbey Aux dames, Jacob wres…
Characteristics of Romanesque churches
Basilica plan which has rounded arches, vaulted ceilings, and…
Good examples of an early romanesque c…
Speyer Cathedral, Santa Cruz de la Seros
12 terms
Humanities 2: Art & Architecture
The main purpose of Islamic art and ar…
Arabesque and Caligraphy
Painting (Islamic)
The oldest Islamic monument
serving in religious faith
-geometric shape ... -floral pattern
-book art ... -Persian miniatures
the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem
The main purpose of Islamic art and ar…
serving in religious faith
Arabesque and Caligraphy
-geometric shape ... -floral pattern
19 terms
Art/Architecture Humanities test 1
Kritos Boy. 480 BCE. Classic period. T…
Temple of Hera at Paestum. Archaic Arc…
Temple of Aphaia at Aegina. 510 BCE. A…
Dipylon (geometric) Vase (amphora). 76…
Kritos Boy. 480 BCE. Classic period. T…
Temple of Hera at Paestum. Archaic Arc…
63 terms
Humanities Art and Architecture quiz 2
virtuosity
late middle ages architecture
The church of st. maclou (FR)
the church of St.Maclou (FR)
basic forms while pushing stylistic limits
France... flamboyant style: sky piercing spires... embroidered faca…
prime example of flamboyant style
virtuosity
basic forms while pushing stylistic limits
late middle ages architecture
France... flamboyant style: sky piercing spires... embroidered faca…
30 terms
Art as Humanities: Architecture (Church)
Ambulatory
Apse or Apsidal
Arcade
Arch
The passage or aisle that leads around the apse of a Christia…
A large semicircular or polygonal niche protruding from the e…
A series of arches, carried by columns or piers and supportin…
A curved structural element that spans an open space built fr…
Ambulatory
The passage or aisle that leads around the apse of a Christia…
Apse or Apsidal
A large semicircular or polygonal niche protruding from the e…
12 terms
Humanities Art & Architecture Quiz 2
Church of St. Maclou is a prime exampl…
What type of vaulting does the glouces…
Companile is another name for what?
What type of roots do you see in Cimab…
Flamboyant style
Fan vaulting
Bell tower
Byzantine
Church of St. Maclou is a prime exampl…
Flamboyant style
What type of vaulting does the glouces…
Fan vaulting
24 terms
Humanities 101: Exam 2 - Art and Architecture
Cycladic Figures (Female)
Palace of Minos, Knossos, Crete
Bull-leaping fresco from the Palace of…
Bull-leaping fresco, Avaris, Egypt
1. Bronze Age Aegan: Cyclades, Greece... 2. Tall, thin, highly a…
1. Bronze Age Aegan : Minoan... 2. No protected walls - security…
1. Bronze Age Aegan : Minoan... 2. Cult of the bull : virility,…
1. Bronze Age Aegan
Cycladic Figures (Female)
1. Bronze Age Aegan: Cyclades, Greece... 2. Tall, thin, highly a…
Palace of Minos, Knossos, Crete
1. Bronze Age Aegan : Minoan... 2. No protected walls - security…
21 terms
Humanities (HUM1020) - FINAL Art & Architecture
Grunewald - (Small) Crucifixion
Durer - The Four Horsemen of the Apoca…
van Eyck - Arnolfini Wedding Portrait
Palladio's Villa Rotanda
Grunewald - (Small) Crucifixion
Durer - The Four Horsemen of the Apoca…
49 terms
Humanities Midterm- Art, Music, some Architecture
baroque characteristics
baroque music
historical context of baroque time per…
northern baroque
emotional response... dramatic spotlight... chiaroscuro... jewel tones
voice... brass... strings and woodwinds... small scale orchestra... priva…
counter reformation that was trying to pull people back to th…
protestant reformation... vague... for self... focus on self... civic pri…
baroque characteristics
emotional response... dramatic spotlight... chiaroscuro... jewel tones
baroque music
voice... brass... strings and woodwinds... small scale orchestra... priva…
210 terms
Humanities - CLEP test study - Art, Literature, Architecture
superimposed orders
piers
compound piers
colonnade
The Colosseum contains columns of the Doric order on the lowe…
large supporting pillars
supports with attached half-columns or pilasters
row of freestanding columns
superimposed orders
The Colosseum contains columns of the Doric order on the lowe…
piers
large supporting pillars
45 terms
Greek and Roman architecture, Philosophy and art(Humanities portion)
Doric
Ionic
Corinthian
triglyph
20 flutes (grooves)... tapered shaft - entasis... no base... capital:…
24 flutes ... slimmer volute... tiered base... slender, graceful, orna…
very similar to ionic... acanthus leaves on bell-shaped capital…
divided by grooves into 3 vertical bands
Doric
20 flutes (grooves)... tapered shaft - entasis... no base... capital:…
Ionic
24 flutes ... slimmer volute... tiered base... slender, graceful, orna…
52 terms
Humanities 111 Exam #1 Art & Architecture
White Temple & Ziggurat... In Uruk ( Mode…
What: Female Head... When: Uruk Period... Wh…
Any one of a group of plucked instrume…
What: Venus of Willendorf... When:Prehist…
White Temple & Ziggurat... In Uruk ( Mode…
What: Female Head... When: Uruk Period... Wh…
Humanities Art and Architecture by Period--Exam one
White Temple and Ziggurat
Female Head (Inanna?)
Uruk Vase
Lyre
Uruk Period
Uruk Period
Uruk Period
Early Dynastic Period
White Temple and Ziggurat
Uruk Period
Female Head (Inanna?)
Uruk Period
71 terms
Humanities Architecture
post and lintel
types of columns
capiral
fluted
- usually made of stone ... - stone lacks tensile strength ... - st…
Doric, ionic, Corinthian
top of the column
vertical ridges cut into the post
post and lintel
- usually made of stone ... - stone lacks tensile strength ... - st…
types of columns
Doric, ionic, Corinthian
28 terms
Humanities architecture
post and lintel
arch
cantilever
bearing wall
-usually made of stone... -"ten fingers tensile"... -lintels are ho…
weight is transferred outwards to the legs (compressive stren…
-overhanging beam or floor that is only supported at only one…
-the wall supports the floors and the roof... Ex: Monadock Build…
post and lintel
-usually made of stone... -"ten fingers tensile"... -lintels are ho…
arch
weight is transferred outwards to the legs (compressive stren…
10 terms
Art as Humanities: Greek Architectural Terms
Entablature
Cornice
Architrave
Pediment
In architecture a horizontal structure supported by columns,…
In architecture a horizontal molding that projects along the…
In architecture, the lower part of an entablature which may c…
In architecture any triangular shape surrounded by cornices,…
Entablature
In architecture a horizontal structure supported by columns,…
Cornice
In architecture a horizontal molding that projects along the…
Art and Architecture
the Lady of Auxerre
The Kouros of Anavysos
Kritios Boy
Discobolos
prefigures Korai and Kouroi; Greek
Greek marble
Greek Marble
Myron; Roman marble copy of Greek sculpture
the Lady of Auxerre
prefigures Korai and Kouroi; Greek
The Kouros of Anavysos
Greek marble
Humanities Architecture
The Parthenon (fifth century B.C.E.)
The Roman basilica
The Cnidian Aphrodite (350-330 B.C.E)
Capitoline Brutus
...was the basis for church architecture during the early Chr…
The first free-standing life-size female nude, created by Pra…
The Parthenon (fifth century B.C.E.)
The Roman basilica
...was the basis for church architecture during the early Chr…
30 terms
Colonial Art and Architecture - Humanities 11/13/15
When did Alexader the Great arrive in…
Why was India targeted by Western cult…
What two main countries tried to gain…
How long was Great Britain able to mai…
325 BCE
for economic benefit
Great Britain and France
1858 - 1947
When did Alexader the Great arrive in…
325 BCE
Why was India targeted by Western cult…
for economic benefit
116 terms
Humanities - Architecture
Giza Pyramids
Shang Dynasty Tomb
Parthenon
Sistine Chapel
Egypt
China
Greece
Italy
Giza Pyramids
Egypt
Shang Dynasty Tomb
China
84 terms
humanities architecture
main types of structure
post and lintel
tensile
compressive
-post -and-Lintel... -arch... -cantilever... -bearing wall... -skeleton f…
usually made of stone... lintels are horizontal beans laid acros…
the ability to withstand bending, stone lacks "____ strength".
the ability to withstand _____ or crushing.... stone has great "…
main types of structure
-post -and-Lintel... -arch... -cantilever... -bearing wall... -skeleton f…
post and lintel
usually made of stone... lintels are horizontal beans laid acros…
34 terms
Humanities architecture
Dome of the Rock
St. Paul's Cathedral
Petronas Towers
Machu Pichu
Dome of the Rock
St. Paul's Cathedral
63 terms
Humanities Architecture
Neoclassical
neoclassical
Neoclassical
neoclassical
Balanced, oftentimes symmetrical and simple
has a colonnade, triangular pediment, and a domed roof
What type of Architecture is US Capital, UVA, White House
occurred from 1750-1800 in Europe as a reaction against the e…
Neoclassical
Balanced, oftentimes symmetrical and simple
neoclassical
has a colonnade, triangular pediment, and a domed roof
63 terms
humanities architecture
Stone
Concrete
Steel
Wood
- Stonehenge and the Parthenon... - Mortar hold the stones or br…
- Consists of cement, aggregate, sand, and water ... - Pre-cast…
- Consists of mostly iron alloyed with carbon - this makes st…
- Has more tensile strength than compressive strength... - Renew…
Stone
- Stonehenge and the Parthenon... - Mortar hold the stones or br…
Concrete
- Consists of cement, aggregate, sand, and water ... - Pre-cast…
25 terms
Humanities Architecture
Stonehenge, England
Pyramid at Giza, Egypyt
Parthenon, Ictinus and Callicrates, At…
Pont du Gard, Aqueduct, Nimes, France
tons of rocks
...
Aqueducts..arcades..points at the arcade...pont du gard...in…
Stonehenge, England
tons of rocks
Pyramid at Giza, Egypyt
...
80 terms
Humanities Architecture
Burj Khalifa
Shanghai tower
Mecca Royal Clock Tower
One World Trade Center
#1 tallest building - Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 2,723 feet…
#2 tallest building - Shanghai, China. Not yet completed! It…
#3 tallest building - Mecca, Saudi Arabia; 1,972 feet tall. M…
#4 tallest building - NYC, NY; 1776 feet
Burj Khalifa
#1 tallest building - Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 2,723 feet…
Shanghai tower
#2 tallest building - Shanghai, China. Not yet completed! It…
84 terms
Humanities: Architecture
Made of stone ... Lintels are horizontal…
The ability to withstand bending
The ability to withstand compression o…
Posts are also known as ___________
post and lintel
Tensile
Compressive
Columns
Made of stone ... Lintels are horizontal…
post and lintel
The ability to withstand bending
Tensile
84 terms
Humanities: Architecture
Structural elements of a post and lint…
The ability to withstand bending
The ability to withstand compression o…
Posts are also known as ___________
Made of stone ... Lintels are horizontal beams and posts are ver…
Tensile
Compressive
Columns
Structural elements of a post and lint…
Made of stone ... Lintels are horizontal beams and posts are ver…
The ability to withstand bending
Tensile
58 terms
Humanities: Architecture
Made of stone ... Lintels are horizontal…
The ability to withstand bending
The ability to withstand compression o…
Three types of Greek Columns:
post and lintel
Tensile
Compressive
Doric ... Corinthian ... Ionic
Made of stone ... Lintels are horizontal…
post and lintel
The ability to withstand bending
Tensile
63 terms
humanities architecture
Stone
Concrete
Steel
Wood
- Stonehenge and the Parthenon... - Mortar hold the stones or br…
- Consists of cement, aggregate, sand, and water ... - Pre-cast…
- Consists of mostly iron alloyed with carbon - this makes st…
- Has more tensile strength than compressive strength... - Renew…
Stone
- Stonehenge and the Parthenon... - Mortar hold the stones or br…
Concrete
- Consists of cement, aggregate, sand, and water ... - Pre-cast…
24 terms
Art & Architecture
Augustus of Primaporta
Ara Pacis of Augustus
Colosseum
Pantheon
Roman Empire
- Rome, ... - Roman Empire... -Represents peace in the world
- Rome, ... - Roman Empire... - Built by Vespasian
- Rome... - Roman Empire... - Temple for all gods... - Started under A…
Augustus of Primaporta
Roman Empire
Ara Pacis of Augustus
- Rome, ... - Roman Empire... -Represents peace in the world
18 terms
humanities architecture
doric order
ionic order
Corinthian order
roman (round arch)
doric order
ionic order
63 terms
Humanities Architecture
Neoclassical
neoclassical
Neoclassical
neoclassical
Balanced, oftentimes symmetrical and simple
has a colonnade, triangular pediment, and a domed roof
What type of Architecture is US Capital, UVA, White House
occurred from 1750-1800 in Europe as a reaction against the e…
Neoclassical
Balanced, oftentimes symmetrical and simple
neoclassical
has a colonnade, triangular pediment, and a domed roof
78 terms
Architecture- Humanities
structure
What is post and lintel
what is post and lintel usually made of
what kind of strength does post and li…
provides support to a architectural piece
lintels are horizontal beams with vertical posts that hold th…
ston
has compression strength, lacks tensile strength
structure
provides support to a architectural piece
What is post and lintel
lintels are horizontal beams with vertical posts that hold th…
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