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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…
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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.
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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
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…
PREHISTORIC ART
Artists working on prehistoric caves u…
Animal hair was preferred because of i…
Name three pieces from Prehistoric Era…
Prehistoric images of people wearing m…
Scaffolds, flat stone palettes, brushes, and natural pigments
What were the brushes made of?
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
Animal hair was preferred because of i…
What were the brushes made of?
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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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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
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…
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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:…
33 terms
Prehistoric Art
Paleolithic Era
Hunters & aritists
Africa, France, Spain
Stone or Bone... Moss & animal fat
The first pictures & sculptures were made in the ________ era
Two recognized occupations during the Paleolithic era
Most known cave paintings are found in what three places
For light, people used a hallowed out _____ or ______, with a…
Paleolithic Era
The first pictures & sculptures were made in the ________ era
Hunters & aritists
Two recognized occupations during the Paleolithic era
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…
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
6 terms
Prehistoric Art
Woman from Willendorf
Wall Paintings with Horses, Aurochs, a…
Bird-Headed Man with Bison
Figures of a Woman and Man
c. 24,000 BCE... Limestone... Paleolithic... Austria
c. 30,000... Paint on Limestone... Paleolithic... Chauvet Cave, France
c. 15,000 BCE... Paint on Limestone... Paleolithic... Lascaux Caves
c. 4500 BCE... Ceramic... Neolithic
Woman from Willendorf
c. 24,000 BCE... Limestone... Paleolithic... Austria
Wall Paintings with Horses, Aurochs, a…
c. 30,000... Paint on Limestone... Paleolithic... Chauvet Cave, France
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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
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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
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
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…
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
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
8 terms
Prehistoric Art
Hunter Gatherers
Sculpture in the Round
Radiometric Dating
post-and-lintel construction
A hunter-gatherer is a human living in a society in which mos…
Sculpture "in the round" refers to free-standing sculpture th…
Radiometric dating or radioactive dating is a technique used…
is system with a lintel, header, or architrave as the horizon…
Hunter Gatherers
A hunter-gatherer is a human living in a society in which mos…
Sculpture in the Round
Sculpture "in the round" refers to free-standing sculpture th…
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…
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…
22 terms
Prehistoric Art
Namibia
Charcoal on stone
Lascaux, France
rock painting
Where were the Apollo 11 Stones Found?
What are the Apollo 11 Stones made of?
Where is the Great Hall of the Bulls located?
What is the Great Hall of the Bulls in the form of?
Namibia
Where were the Apollo 11 Stones Found?
Charcoal on stone
What are the Apollo 11 Stones made of?
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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
31 terms
Prehistoric Art
Prehistoric
(Upper) Paleolithic Period
Neolithic Period
Bronze Age
time before written records
-c. 40,000 BCE to 8,000 BCE... -Greek for old stone... -Works inclu…
-c. 6,500 BCE to 1,200 BCE... -Greek for new stone... -Works includ…
-c. 2,300 BCE to 800 BCE... -Name refers to the transition to me…
Prehistoric
time before written records
(Upper) Paleolithic Period
-c. 40,000 BCE to 8,000 BCE... -Greek for old stone... -Works inclu…
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…
Prehistoric Art
Venus of Willendorf, Austria, 25,000 B…
Hall of Running Bulls, Lascaux, France…
Lion Panel, Chauvet Cave, France, 30,0…
Menhirs, Carnac, France, 4000 B.C.
Venus of Willendorf, Austria, 25,000 B…
Hall of Running Bulls, Lascaux, France…
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
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…
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…
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
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.…
Prehistoric Art
Lion-Human
Woman from Willendorf
Bird-headed Man with Bison
Bison
Location: Hohlenstein-Stadel , c. 30,000BCE
c. 24,000 BCE
Location: Lascaux, c. 15,000 BCE
Location: Le Tuc d'Audoubert, c. 13,000 BCE
Lion-Human
Location: Hohlenstein-Stadel , c. 30,000BCE
Woman from Willendorf
c. 24,000 BCE
Prehistoric Art
Woman of Willendorf
Lascaux Caves
Menhirs
Megaliths
28,000-21,000 B.C.E.; Limestone; Fertility symbol
15,000-13,000 B.C.E.; Charcoal, Iron Ore, Plants; Profile and…
Large Individual Stones
Menhirs cut into rectangles and used in a complex
Woman of Willendorf
28,000-21,000 B.C.E.; Limestone; Fertility symbol
Lascaux Caves
15,000-13,000 B.C.E.; Charcoal, Iron Ore, Plants; Profile and…
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Cave
Hall of the Bulls
Camelid Sacrum
Running Horned Women
Namibia, Africa- 25,500-25,300 BCE- charcoal on stone
Lascaux, France- 16,000-14,000 BCE- charcoal on rock
Tequixquia, central Mexico- 14,000-7,000 BCE- bone
Tassili n'Ajjer, Algeria- 6,000-4,000 BCE- pigment on rock
Apollo 11 Cave
Namibia, Africa- 25,500-25,300 BCE- charcoal on stone
Hall of the Bulls
Lascaux, France- 16,000-14,000 BCE- charcoal on rock
Prehistoric Art
1 - Apollo 11 stones
2 - Great Hall of the Bulls
3 - Camelid sacrum in the shape of a c…
4 - Running horned woman
Location: Namibia, Africa... Culture: Namibia people... Date: c. 25…
Location: Lascaux, France... Culture: Paleolithic Europe... Date: 1…
Location: Tequixquiac, central Mexico... Culture: Tequixquiac pe…
Location: Tassili n'Ajjer, Algeria... Culture: Tassili n'Ajjer p…
1 - Apollo 11 stones
Location: Namibia, Africa... Culture: Namibia people... Date: c. 25…
2 - Great Hall of the Bulls
Location: Lascaux, France... Culture: Paleolithic Europe... Date: 1…
11 terms
Prehistoric Art
Apollo 11 Stones
Great Hall of Bulls
Camelid Sacrum in the Shape of a Canine
Running Horned Woman
Namibia. C. 25,000-25,300 BCE. Charcoal on stone
Lascaux, France. Paleolithic Europe. 15,000-13,000 BCE. Rock…
Tequixquiac, central Mexico. 14,000-7,000 BCE
Tassili n'Ajjer, Algeria. 6000-4000 BCE, Pigment on rock
Apollo 11 Stones
Namibia. C. 25,000-25,300 BCE. Charcoal on stone
Great Hall of Bulls
Lascaux, France. Paleolithic Europe. 15,000-13,000 BCE. Rock…
Prehistoric Art
Archaeology
Paleolithic
Neolithic
Mesolithic
the scientific study of ancient people and cultures principal…
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
middle stone age
Archaeology
the scientific study of ancient people and cultures principal…
Paleolithic
Old Stone Age
8 terms
Prehistoric Art
Name: Camelid Sacrum in the Shape of a…
Name: Anthropomorphic Stele... Date: 4,00…
Anthropomorphic
Name: Jade Cong ... Date: 3,300 - 2,200 B…
Resembling human form but not human itself
Name: Camelid Sacrum in the Shape of a…
Name: Anthropomorphic Stele... Date: 4,00…
Prehistoric Art
When was "art" invented?
Purpose of first art
Sculpture
Venus of Willendorf
25,000 years ago
Not decorative, but to appease or control natural forces. Sup…
Made from bone, ivory, stone, or antlers. They were either en…
c. 25,000-20,000 BCE, Museum of Natural History, Vienna. This…
When was "art" invented?
25,000 years ago
Purpose of first art
Not decorative, but to appease or control natural forces. Sup…
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