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11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic
Neolithic
fertility figure
naturalism
Old Stone Age - longest phase of human history during which h…
New Stone Age - latest period of prehistory during which peop…
a work of art believed to possess magical properties to incre…
a style in which an artist intends to represent a subject rea…
Paleolithic
Old Stone Age - longest phase of human history during which h…
Neolithic
New Stone Age - latest period of prehistory during which peop…
16 terms
Prehistoric Art
Venus of Willendorf
Peche-Merle Cave Paintings
Cave Paintings at Lascaux, Hall of Bulls
Cave Paintings at Altamira
from Austria, ca. 28,000-25,000 B.C.E., limestone, 4 1/4 in.…
France... ca. 22,000 B.C.E.
France, ca. 15,000-13,000 B.C.E.
Spain, ca. 12,000-11,000 B.C.E.
Venus of Willendorf
from Austria, ca. 28,000-25,000 B.C.E., limestone, 4 1/4 in.…
Peche-Merle Cave Paintings
France... ca. 22,000 B.C.E.
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Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Archaeology
Cromlech
40,000-8,000 B.C.E.
8,000-2,000 B.C.E.
the scientific study of ancient people and cultures principal…
a circle of megaliths
Paleolithic
40,000-8,000 B.C.E.
Neolithic
8,000-2,000 B.C.E.
Prehistoric Art
Spotted Horse and Human Hands
Wall Painting with Horses, Rhinocerose…
Hall of Bulls
Bird Headed Man with Bison
Spotted Horse and Human Hands
Wall Painting with Horses, Rhinocerose…
48 terms
Prehistoric Art
What is happening in the prehistoric p…
Trends in prehistoric art
Major subjects of art
Periods of Prehistoric Art
Art begins to evolve to reflect human customs and rituals in…
- it had a function... - people are not a major subject of art
- animals... - sometimes humans (mostly female) found in sculpture
Paleolithic and Neolithic
What is happening in the prehistoric p…
Art begins to evolve to reflect human customs and rituals in…
Trends in prehistoric art
- it had a function... - people are not a major subject of art
8 terms
Prehistoric Art
Prehistoric
Nomatic
Stone Age
Prevailing Paradigm
Before written Language
unsettled group of people. Move for food
• Paleolithic (Paleo=old; Lith=stone)... • Neolithic (agricultur…
"History is told by the victors." meaning history or stories…
Prehistoric
Before written Language
Nomatic
unsettled group of people. Move for food
49 terms
PREHISTORIC ART
Artists working on prehistoric caves u…
What were the brushes made of?
Name three pieces from Prehistoric Era…
Prehistoric images of people wearing m…
Scaffolds, flat stone palettes, brushes, and natural pigments
Animal hair was preferred because of its stiffness. Human hai…
Apollo 11 Stones, The Ambum Stone, and Camelid Sacrum in the…
Ritual presentations in which the participants paint their bo…
Artists working on prehistoric caves u…
Scaffolds, flat stone palettes, brushes, and natural pigments
What were the brushes made of?
Animal hair was preferred because of its stiffness. Human hai…
23 terms
Prehistoric Art
Camelid Sacrum in shape of canine... bone…
Anthropomorphic stele... 4th millenium BC…
Jade Cong... Liangzhu China... 3300 - 2200 B…
Ambum Stone... Papa New Guinea... c. 1500 BC…
Camelid Sacrum in shape of canine... bone…
Anthropomorphic stele... 4th millenium BC…
10 terms
Prehistoric Art
1. identification purposes... 2. South Af…
1. UK... 2. Blue stone/ Sandstone... 3. summ…
1. Southern France... 2. different pigmen…
1. Central Mexico... 2. made form camel s…
Apollo Stone
Stonehenge
Great Hall of the Bulls
Camelid Sacrum
1. identification purposes... 2. South Af…
Apollo Stone
1. UK... 2. Blue stone/ Sandstone... 3. summ…
Stonehenge
17 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic
Mesolithic
Neolithic
Lion Human
The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of…
middle part of the Stone Age
latest part of the Stone Age
Germany. 30,000-26,000 BCE. Mammoth Ivory
Paleolithic
The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of…
Mesolithic
middle part of the Stone Age
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Title: Running Horned Woman... Artist N/A…
Title: Tlatilco female Figure... Artist:…
Title: Apollo 11 Stone (Animal facing…
Title: Great Hall of the Bulls ... Artist…
Title: Running Horned Woman... Artist N/A…
Title: Tlatilco female Figure... Artist:…
19 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones; Namibia; Charcoal, o…
Great Hall of the Bulls; Lascaux, Fran…
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running horned woman; Tassil n'Aijer,…
Apollo 11 Stones; Namibia; Charcoal, o…
Great Hall of the Bulls; Lascaux, Fran…
18 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones... Namibia... 25,000BCE... Cha…
Great Hall of Bulls... France... 15,000 BCE…
Camelid Sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running Horned Woman... Algeria... 6000 BCE…
Apollo 11 Stones... Namibia... 25,000BCE... Cha…
Great Hall of Bulls... France... 15,000 BCE…
12 terms
Prehistoric Art
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Cong
Henge
having characteristics of the human form, although the form i…
the study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
A tubular object with a circular hole cut into a square-like…
A Neolithic monument characterized by a circular ground plan;…
Anthropomorphic
having characteristics of the human form, although the form i…
Archaeology
the study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
14 terms
Prehistoric Art
Twisted Perspective - characteristic o…
Overlapping - characteristic of Prehis…
Tally Marks - characteristic of Prehis…
Hand Prints - characteristic of Prehis…
Seeing two views of something at once.
When the prehistoric artists were done with a drawing, they w…
Possible counting of animals to hunt, people needed for the h…
Possible signature of the artist.
Twisted Perspective - characteristic o…
Seeing two views of something at once.
Overlapping - characteristic of Prehis…
When the prehistoric artists were done with a drawing, they w…
12 terms
Prehistoric Art
Camelid Sacrum; 14,000-7,000 B.C.E; Te…
Anthropomorphic Stele; 4th century; Sa…
Jade Cong; 3,300-2,200 B.C.E; Liangzhu…
The Ambum Stone from Papua New Guinea;…
Camelid Sacrum; 14,000-7,000 B.C.E; Te…
Anthropomorphic Stele; 4th century; Sa…
14 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones; Namibia; Charcoal, o…
Great Hall of the Bulls; Lascaux, Fran…
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running horned woman; Tassil n'Aijer,…
Apollo 11 Stones; Namibia; Charcoal, o…
Great Hall of the Bulls; Lascaux, Fran…
16 terms
Prehistoric Art
Prehistoric art
Paleolithic
Mesolithic
Neolithic
art created before the first civilizations, prior to a writte…
35,000 - 12,000 BCE; hunting and gathering for food
12,000 - 8,000 BCE; intensified gathering and domestication o…
from 8,000 BCE; domestication of plants and animals and const…
Prehistoric art
art created before the first civilizations, prior to a writte…
Paleolithic
35,000 - 12,000 BCE; hunting and gathering for food
5 terms
Prehistoric Art
Venus of Willendorf
Hall of Running Bulls
Lion Panel
Menhirs
25,000 BC (Austria) Sculpture of a nude woman, monumental in…
15,000 BC (France) Paint on limestone, the bulls were sized f…
30,000 BC (France) , Black pigment on limestone, lions, rhino…
4,000 BC (France) Standing stones, found as monoliths, or in…
Venus of Willendorf
25,000 BC (Austria) Sculpture of a nude woman, monumental in…
Hall of Running Bulls
15,000 BC (France) Paint on limestone, the bulls were sized f…
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 stones
Great Hall of the Bulls
Camelid Sacrum in shape of a canine
Running Horned Woman
Nambia... 25,500 BCE... Charcoal on stone
France... 15,000 BCE... Rock Painting
Mexico... 10,000BCE... bone
Nigeria... 5,000 BCE... Pigment on rock
Apollo 11 stones
Nambia... 25,500 BCE... Charcoal on stone
Great Hall of the Bulls
France... 15,000 BCE... Rock Painting
12 terms
Prehistoric Art
Camelid sacrum in shape of canine
Tlatilco Female Figures
Anthropomorphic stele
Jade cong
made of: bone ... Mexico ... sacrum= second skull... 14,000-17,000 BCE
ceramic ... Mexico (noted for pottery)... pronounced body parts
made of: sandstone... earliest Arabic works ... religious/burial pu…
made of: jade ... made in neolithic era Liangzhu China... cong= cir…
Camelid sacrum in shape of canine
made of: bone ... Mexico ... sacrum= second skull... 14,000-17,000 BCE
Tlatilco Female Figures
ceramic ... Mexico (noted for pottery)... pronounced body parts
8 terms
Prehistoric art
corbel vault
dolmen
cromlech
entasis
a vault composed of many cobbles
a structure usually regarded as a tomb, consisting of two or…
a circle of monoliths usually enclosing a dolmen or mound
Convex curve given to a column, spire, or similar upright mem…
corbel vault
a vault composed of many cobbles
dolmen
a structure usually regarded as a tomb, consisting of two or…
90 terms
Prehistoric Art
Lion-Man
30,000 BCE
Germany
sculpture in the round
Lion-Man Date
Lion-Man COO
Lion-Man Style
Lion-Man
30,000 BCE
Lion-Man Date
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones... Namibia... 25,500-25,300…
Running Horned Woman... Tassili n'Ajjer,…
Camelid Sacrum in the Shape of a Canin…
Tlatilco Female Figurine... Central Mexic…
Apollo 11 Stones... Namibia... 25,500-25,300…
Running Horned Woman... Tassili n'Ajjer,…
33 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic Period
Mesolithic
Neolithic
sculpture in the round
4000-8000 BCE, early stone
Paleolithic-Neolithic overlap
8000-2300 BCE, new stone
a 3-D sculpture that is carved free of any background or bloc…
Paleolithic Period
4000-8000 BCE, early stone
Mesolithic
Paleolithic-Neolithic overlap
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 stones. Namibia. Prehistoric…
Great Hall of the Bulls. Lascaux Caves…
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running horned woman. Algeria. 6,000 B…
Apollo 11 stones. Namibia. Prehistoric…
Great Hall of the Bulls. Lascaux Caves…
26 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Lithic
monochromatic
The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of…
The period of the Stone Age associated with the ancient Agric…
stone
one color
Paleolithic
The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of…
Neolithic
The period of the Stone Age associated with the ancient Agric…
6 terms
Prehistoric Art
Woman from Willendorf
Chauvet Cave (Paintings)
Lascaux Cave (Paintings)
Gobekli Tepe
Austria... 30,000-25,000 BC... 28,000-25,000 BCE
Ardeche Valley, France... 30,000-28,000 BC... oldest cave with pai…
France... 15,000-13,000 BC... Hall of the Bulls (16,000 BCE)
Turkey... circle with sculptured reliefs ... 9,000 - 7,000 BCE
Woman from Willendorf
Austria... 30,000-25,000 BC... 28,000-25,000 BCE
Chauvet Cave (Paintings)
Ardeche Valley, France... 30,000-28,000 BC... oldest cave with pai…
18 terms
Prehistoric Art
Burin
Incise
Mesolithic
Neolithic
A pointed engraving tool
Scratch
Middle stone age
New stone age
Burin
A pointed engraving tool
Incise
Scratch
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Anthropomorphic
Cong
Henge
Lintel
Having characteristics of the human form, although the form i…
A tubular object with a circular hole cut into a square-like…
A neolithic monument, characterise by a circular ground plan.…
Horizontal beam over an opening.
Anthropomorphic
Having characteristics of the human form, although the form i…
Cong
A tubular object with a circular hole cut into a square-like…
12 terms
Prehistoric Art
Venus of Willendorf
Peche-Merle Cave Paintings
Cave Paintings at Lascaux
Cave Paintings at Altamira
from Austria, ca. 28,000-25,000 B.C.E., limestone, 4 1/4 in.…
France... ca. 22,000 B.C.E.
France, ca. 15,000-13,000 B.C.E.
Spain, ca. 12,000-11,000 B.C.E.
Venus of Willendorf
from Austria, ca. 28,000-25,000 B.C.E., limestone, 4 1/4 in.…
Peche-Merle Cave Paintings
France... ca. 22,000 B.C.E.
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Prehistoric Art
This structure can be classified as al…
From this aerial photograph, it can be…
What distinguishes the Sesklo stone-fo…
What distinguishes this scene from oth…
dolmen, due to its funerary purpose and cairn, or artificial…
post-and-lintel construction
the rectangular structure
it appears to tell a story
This structure can be classified as al…
dolmen, due to its funerary purpose and cairn, or artificial…
From this aerial photograph, it can be…
post-and-lintel construction
52 terms
Prehistoric Art
Woman from Willendorf
Pech-Merle Cave
Chauvet Cave
Lascaux Cave
believed to be used as a fertility symbol. ca. 24,000 BCE, li…
25,000-24,000 BCE, Spotted Horses and Human Hands (evidence o…
5x larger than the Lascaux cave, c. 30,000-28,000 BCE paint o…
ca. 15,000 BCE, Bird-Headed Man with Bison and Rhino, Located…
Woman from Willendorf
believed to be used as a fertility symbol. ca. 24,000 BCE, li…
Pech-Merle Cave
25,000-24,000 BCE, Spotted Horses and Human Hands (evidence o…
13 terms
Prehistoric art
Lascaux Cave
Special facts about Lascaux cave
Pigment
contour drawing
c. 15,000 BCE, Pigment on cave
-Paintings showed that they were drawn over time, hinting at…
animal blood and fat mixed with natural components
just drawing the outline
Lascaux Cave
c. 15,000 BCE, Pigment on cave
Special facts about Lascaux cave
-Paintings showed that they were drawn over time, hinting at…
8 terms
Prehistoric Art
Woman of Willendorf, c. 28,000-25,000 BC
Wounded Bison, Altamira Cave, Spain, c…
Hybrid figure with human body and feli…
Hall of the Bulls, Lascaux, Dordogne,…
Woman of Willendorf, c. 28,000-25,000 BC
Wounded Bison, Altamira Cave, Spain, c…
22 terms
Prehistoric art
Nude Woman (aka Venus of Willendorf)
Hall of Bulls (Lascaux Cave, France)
Pregnant Horse (Lascaux Cave, France)
Spotted Horses and Human Hands (Peche-…
Paleolithic period, 28,000-25,000 BCE, limestone. Womanly fea…
Palelotihic Period, 15,000-13,000 BCE, cave painting. There i…
Paleolothic Period, 15,000-13,000 BCE, cave painting. Part of…
Paleolithic Period, 22,000 BCE, cave painting. The meaning of…
Nude Woman (aka Venus of Willendorf)
Paleolithic period, 28,000-25,000 BCE, limestone. Womanly fea…
Hall of Bulls (Lascaux Cave, France)
Palelotihic Period, 15,000-13,000 BCE, cave painting. There i…
12 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic (time period)
Neolithic (time period)
Sculpture in the round
Relief sculpture
30,000-9,000 BCE
8,000-2,300 BCE
Completely 3-dimensional; not attached to any other surface
Sculpted elements remain attached to solid background of same…
Paleolithic (time period)
30,000-9,000 BCE
Neolithic (time period)
8,000-2,300 BCE
14 terms
Prehistoric art
Art vs artifact
Sculpture in the round
Relief
Burin
Artifact is anything made by humans and workmanship
Can be viewed from all angles and not attached to surface
sculpture remains attached to background, raise
essential tool for engraving
Art vs artifact
Artifact is anything made by humans and workmanship
Sculpture in the round
Can be viewed from all angles and not attached to surface
12 terms
Prehistoric Art
prehistoric
paleolithic
neolithic revolution
megalithic
before writing
old stone age; earliest sculpture, painting, and architecture
development of technology for crops and domestic animals; mor…
standing stones
prehistoric
before writing
paleolithic
old stone age; earliest sculpture, painting, and architecture
10 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic and Neolithic Periods
Twisted Perspective
Megalith
Post and Lintel Construction
Old stone age and new stone age
When a subject is represented from multiple view points at once
Large stones (construction)
Construction in which two upright elements support horizontal…
Paleolithic and Neolithic Periods
Old stone age and new stone age
Twisted Perspective
When a subject is represented from multiple view points at once
15 terms
Prehistoric Art
Wall painting with horses, rhinocerose…
Wall painting with lions and rhinocero…
Hall of Bulls, c. 15,000 BCE, Lascaux…
Bird-Headed Man with Bison, c. 15,000…
Wall painting with horses, rhinocerose…
Wall painting with lions and rhinocero…
14 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic Art Time Period
Neolithic Art Time Period
Differences between Paleolithic and Ne…
Characteristics of Prehistoric Sculpture
Europe: 30,000-4,000 B.C.E... Near East: 30,000-8,000 B.C.E
Europe: 4,000-2,000 B.C.E... Near East: 8,000-3,000 B.C.E
Paleolithic (Old Stone Age) people were hunter-gatherers. Neo…
Portable and most very small. Humans, particularly females, h…
Paleolithic Art Time Period
Europe: 30,000-4,000 B.C.E... Near East: 30,000-8,000 B.C.E
Neolithic Art Time Period
Europe: 4,000-2,000 B.C.E... Near East: 8,000-3,000 B.C.E
9 terms
Prehistoric Art
Lion-Human
Woman from Willendorf
Hall of Bulls (Lascaux Cave)
Bird-Headed Man with Bison (Lascaux Ca…
c. 30,000-26,000 BCE (Pg. 5)
c. 24,000 BCE (Pg. 6)
c. 15,000 BCE (Pg. 10)
c. 15,000 BCE (Pg. 11)
Lion-Human
c. 30,000-26,000 BCE (Pg. 5)
Woman from Willendorf
c. 24,000 BCE (Pg. 6)
15 terms
Prehistoric Art
Relic Textile; ... Abbasid, 900s... High Alt…
Decorated Ochre... Blombos Cave; Southern…
Chauvet Cave... Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, Ardèch…
Lascaux Cave; Hall of Bulls... Dordogne,…
earthy pigment
- Wall painting with horses, rhinos & aurochs... - Survive b/c v…
Relic Textile; ... Abbasid, 900s... High Alt…
Decorated Ochre... Blombos Cave; Southern…
earthy pigment
23 terms
Prehistoric Art
hohle fels, ivory 38-33,000 BCE- no he…
dolni vestonice, clay 24,000 BCE
willendorf, limestone 28-25,000 BCE
15,000-13,000 BCE
important because it marks a very early date (23000 BCE) for…
displays woman with exaggerated features; well nourished body…
Lascaux
hohle fels, ivory 38-33,000 BCE- no he…
dolni vestonice, clay 24,000 BCE
important because it marks a very early date (23000 BCE) for…
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Camelid Sacrum ... bone... 14,000-7,000 B.C.E
Anthropomorphic stele ... fourth millenni…
Jade Cong... Liangzhu, China ... 3,330-2,200…
The Ambum Stone ... Papua New Guinea ... 150…
-From Tequixquiac, Mexico ... -Bone sculpture from camel like an…
-one of the earliest works of art from Arabia ... - found in an…
- circular hole placed within square ... - abstract design; main…
-Stone age work... -found in Ambum Valley ... -Composite human anim…
Camelid Sacrum ... bone... 14,000-7,000 B.C.E
-From Tequixquiac, Mexico ... -Bone sculpture from camel like an…
Anthropomorphic stele ... fourth millenni…
-one of the earliest works of art from Arabia ... - found in an…
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Anthropomorphic stele, fourth millenni…
Jade cong from Liangzhu, China, 3300-2…
The Album Stone from Papua New Guinea,…
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Anthropomorphic stele, fourth millenni…
18 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic Period (Old Stone Age)
Neolithic Period ( New Stone Age)
Paleolithic
Mesolithic
30,000BC-15,000BC
6000BC-2000BC
of or relating to the time during the early stone age when pe…
of relating to or being a transitional period of stone age be…
Paleolithic Period (Old Stone Age)
30,000BC-15,000BC
Neolithic Period ( New Stone Age)
6000BC-2000BC
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones
Great Hall of Bulls
Camelid Sacrum
Running Horned Woman
Location : Namibia ... Time Period: c.25,500-25,300 ... Materials :…
Location: Lascaux, France.... Time Period : Paleolithic Europe.…
Location:Tequixquiac, central Mexico... Time Period:14,000-7000…
Location: Tassili n'Ajjer, Algeria. ... Time Period: 6000-4000 B…
Apollo 11 Stones
Location : Namibia ... Time Period: c.25,500-25,300 ... Materials :…
Great Hall of Bulls
Location: Lascaux, France.... Time Period : Paleolithic Europe.…
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones. Nambia. 25,000-25,30…
Great Hall of the Bulls. Lascaux, Fran…
Camelid Sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running Horned Woman. Tassili n'Ajjer,…
Apollo 11 Stones. Nambia. 25,000-25,30…
Great Hall of the Bulls. Lascaux, Fran…
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