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AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
50 terms
AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
266 terms
AP Art History Terms
plan
section
elevation
relief
architectural ... can include drawings, typically looking at a b…
architectural... also called cross section... as if the building wa…
architectural... as seen from one side... the facade of the buildin…
sculptural technique... to create the impression that the materi…
plan
architectural ... can include drawings, typically looking at a b…
section
architectural... also called cross section... as if the building wa…
82 terms
AP Art History Terms
cuneiform
cylinder seal
negative space
hierarchy of scale
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
-empty space around an object or a person, such as the cut ou…
important figures were the largest and most centrally placed…
cuneiform
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
cylinder seal
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
36 terms
AP French Art Terms
un/une stagaire
l'oeuvre
le chef d'oeuvre
le projet
apprentice
art work
masterpiece
the plan
un/une stagaire
apprentice
l'oeuvre
art work
59 terms
AP Studio Art Terms
Rhythm
Organic pattern
Geometric pattern
Tessellation
A visual tempo or beat. The principle of design that refers t…
An organic pattern is an amorphous or naturalistic arrangemen…
A kind of pattern formed of geometric shapes and typically re…
A covering of an infinite geometric plane without gaps or ove…
Rhythm
A visual tempo or beat. The principle of design that refers t…
Organic pattern
An organic pattern is an amorphous or naturalistic arrangemen…
60 terms
AP Art History and Portfolio: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
60 terms
AP Art History: Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
21 terms
AP Euro Art and Art Terms
Manerism
chiarrusco
sfumato
baroque
painting style characterized by unusual effects of scale, lig…
painting style which showed contrast between light and dark
the technique of allowing tones and colors to shade gradually…
An artistic style of the seventeenth century characterized by…
Manerism
painting style characterized by unusual effects of scale, lig…
chiarrusco
painting style which showed contrast between light and dark
28 terms
Art AP terms misc
The Fifer
Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry
Groin vault
homunculus
Edward Manet 1866- after visiting the Prado and seeing Velaqu…
French Gothic manuscript illumination. Book of hours. created…
Double barreled vault first used by Romans. Intersection of t…
Christ as an infant but with adult proportions... depicts duality
The Fifer
Edward Manet 1866- after visiting the Prado and seeing Velaqu…
Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry
French Gothic manuscript illumination. Book of hours. created…
263 terms
AP Art History Terms
Plan
Section
Elevation
Relief
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
In architecture and drawing, a scale drawing of the side, fro…
Figures are either carved into a level plane or, more typical…
Plan
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
Section
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
32 terms
islamic (+) art ap art history
Folio from a Qur-an, Arab, North Afric…
Sacred
Great Mosque Detail, Umayyad, Cordoba,…
horror vacui
Religious
fear of empty spaces
Folio from a Qur-an, Arab, North Afric…
Sacred
Religious
50 terms
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…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
27 terms
AP Art History Contemporary Art
Guggenheim Bilboa Museo, Frank Gehry,…
Zachs Hadid, MAXXI National Museum of…
The Gates, Christo and Jean Claude, 19…
Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Maya Lin, 1…
Guggenheim Bilboa Museo, Frank Gehry,…
Zachs Hadid, MAXXI National Museum of…
263 terms
AP Art History Terms
Plan
Section
Elevation
Relief
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
In architecture and drawing, a scale drawing of the side, fro…
Figures are either carved into a level plane or, more typical…
Plan
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
Section
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
71 terms
AP Art History Terms
Tympanum
Trumeau
Lintel
Archivolt
a vertical recessed triangular space forming the center of a…
a section of wall or a pillar between two openings, especiall…
a horizontal support of timber, stone, concrete, or steel acr…
a band of molding, resembling an architrave, around the lower…
Tympanum
a vertical recessed triangular space forming the center of a…
Trumeau
a section of wall or a pillar between two openings, especiall…
AP Art History terms
Anamorphic image
Animal Style
Apadana
Apotheosis
An image that must be viewed by a special means, such as a mi…
A medieval art form in which animals are depicted in a styliz…
An audience hall in a Persian palace
A type of painting in which the figures are rising heavenward
Anamorphic image
An image that must be viewed by a special means, such as a mi…
Animal Style
A medieval art form in which animals are depicted in a styliz…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
50 terms
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…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
50 terms
AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
25 terms
AP French Art Terms
un peintre
un pinceau
une nature morte
un portraitiste
a painter
a brush
still life
a portrait painter
un peintre
a painter
un pinceau
a brush
32 terms
AP Art History Terms
Fauves/ fauvism
Socialist
Art Noveau
Die Brücke
Expressed themselves through color. Colors were the main subj…
Art developed in the Soviet Union. Glorified depiction of com…
A style of decorative art, architecture and desgin prominent…
"the Bridge", group of German Expressionists formed in 1905 i…
Fauves/ fauvism
Expressed themselves through color. Colors were the main subj…
Socialist
Art developed in the Soviet Union. Glorified depiction of com…
11 terms
Ap Art History Prehistoric
#1 Apollo 11 Stones
#2 Great Hall of the Bulls
#3 Camelid Sacrum in shape of a canine
#4 Running Horned Woman
Namibia, Africa... 25,500-25,300 B.C.E... Charcoal on stone
Lascaux, France... Paleolithic Europe... 15,000-13,000 B.C.E... Rock P…
Tequixquiac, Mexico... 14,000-7,000 B.C.E... Bone
Tassili n'Ajjer, Algeria... 6,000-4,000 B.C.E... Pigment on Rock
#1 Apollo 11 Stones
Namibia, Africa... 25,500-25,300 B.C.E... Charcoal on stone
#2 Great Hall of the Bulls
Lascaux, France... Paleolithic Europe... 15,000-13,000 B.C.E... Rock P…
11 terms
AP Art Pacific Art
Nan Madol
female diety
navigation chart
malagan display and mask
unknown... micronesia/saudeleur... 700-1600 ce... basalt boulders/pris…
unknown... micronesia/nukuoro... c1800 ce... wood
unknown... micronesia/marshal islands... c 1875 ce... wood and fiber
unknown... melanesia/papua New Guinea... c 1900 ce... wood, pigment, f…
Nan Madol
unknown... micronesia/saudeleur... 700-1600 ce... basalt boulders/pris…
female diety
unknown... micronesia/nukuoro... c1800 ce... wood
101 terms
AP Art Term 1
Form- Random lines across the chart... Fu…
Form-... • Surrealism/ Cubism... • Vegetal f…
Form-... • Bright orange fabric placed al…
Form-... • First panel... o Dark colors... • Se…
221. Navigation Chart
142. The Jungle- Wilfredo Lam, 1943
224. The Gates (Temporary piece, Site Specific)
77. Isenheim Altar Piece St. Anthony
Form- Random lines across the chart... Fu…
221. Navigation Chart
Form-... • Surrealism/ Cubism... • Vegetal f…
142. The Jungle- Wilfredo Lam, 1943
28 terms
AP Art History Art of the Americas
chavin de huantar, plan (153a)
chavin de huantar (153b)
chavin de huantar (153c)
chavin de huantar, nose ornament (153d)
Designation: Northern highlands, Peru... Artist/Culture: Ch…
Designation: Northern highlands, Peru... Artist/Culture: Ch…
Designation: Northern highlands, Peru... Artist/Culture: Ch…
Designation: Northern highlands, Peru... - Cleveland Museum of…
chavin de huantar, plan (153a)
Designation: Northern highlands, Peru... Artist/Culture: Ch…
chavin de huantar (153b)
Designation: Northern highlands, Peru... Artist/Culture: Ch…
21 terms
AP Art History 250
Apollo 11 Stones... Nambia. c. 25000-2530…
Great Hall of Bulls... Lascaux, France. P…
Camelid sacrum in the shape of a canin…
Running horned women... Tassili n'Ajjer,…
Apollo 11 Stones... Nambia. c. 25000-2530…
Great Hall of Bulls... Lascaux, France. P…
50 terms
AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
10 terms
AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Register
Contrapposto
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
The relaxed natural pose, or "weight shift" first introduced…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
82 terms
AP Art History Terms
cuneiform
cylinder seal
negative space
hierarchy of scale
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
-empty space around an object or a person, such as the cut ou…
important figures were the largest and most centrally placed…
cuneiform
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
cylinder seal
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
250 terms
AP Art History Terms
1. Apollo 11 Stones
2. Great Hall of Bulls
3. Camelid sacrum in the shape of a ca…
4. Running horned women
Nambia. ... c. 25000-25300 B.C.E. ... Charcoal on stone... The earlies…
Lascaux, France. ... Paleolithic Europe. 15000-13000 B.C.E. ... Roc…
Tequixquiac, central Mexico. ... 14000-7000 B.C.E. Bone.... The sha…
Tassili n'Ajjer,Algeria. ... 6000-4000 B.C.E. ... Pigment on rock.…
1. Apollo 11 Stones
Nambia. ... c. 25000-25300 B.C.E. ... Charcoal on stone... The earlies…
2. Great Hall of Bulls
Lascaux, France. ... Paleolithic Europe. 15000-13000 B.C.E. ... Roc…
50 terms
AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
32 terms
AP Art History Terms
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Burin
Ceramic
having human characteristics
study of the ancient and recent human past through material r…
a pointed tool used incising and engraving
objects made from clay or other combinations of minerals bake…
Anthropomorphic
having human characteristics
Archaeology
study of the ancient and recent human past through material r…
68 terms
AP Art History Terms
sculpture-in-the-round
dolmen
corbeling
petroglyph
a sculpture that can be viewed from all sides
A free standing chamber, consisting of standing stones covere…
rock carving
sculpture-in-the-round
a sculpture that can be viewed from all sides
dolmen
A free standing chamber, consisting of standing stones covere…
50 terms
AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
266 terms
AP Art History Terms
plan
section
elevation
relief
architectural ... can include drawings, typically looking at a b…
architectural... also called cross section... as if the building wa…
architectural... as seen from one side... the facade of the buildin…
sculptural technique... to create the impression that the materi…
plan
architectural ... can include drawings, typically looking at a b…
section
architectural... also called cross section... as if the building wa…
51 terms
AP Global Prehistory Art
Venus of Willendorf
Great Hall of Bulls
Stonehenge
Apollo 11 Stones
28000-25000 BCE... -Paleolithic Period "Old Stone Age"... -Unknown…
15000-13000 BCE... -Paleolithic Europe... -Unknown artist and patro…
2550-1600 BCE... -Neolithic... -Unknown artist and patron... -Amesbury…
25500-25300 BCE... -Unknown artist and patron... -Namibia, Africa... -…
Venus of Willendorf
28000-25000 BCE... -Paleolithic Period "Old Stone Age"... -Unknown…
Great Hall of Bulls
15000-13000 BCE... -Paleolithic Europe... -Unknown artist and patro…
20 terms
AP Art History Terms
I. Archaeology
I. Cromlech
I. Megalith
I. Menhir
Study of human activity through the recovery of material cult…
A circle of standing stones.
Stones that forms a prehistoric monument
Large upright standing stone
I. Archaeology
Study of human activity through the recovery of material cult…
I. Cromlech
A circle of standing stones.
82 terms
AP Art History Terms
cuneiform
cylinder seal
negative space
hierarchy of scale
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
-empty space around an object or a person, such as the cut ou…
important figures were the largest and most centrally placed…
cuneiform
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
cylinder seal
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
82 terms
AP Art History Terms
cuneiform
cylinder seal
negative space
hierarchy of scale
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
-empty space around an object or a person, such as the cut ou…
important figures were the largest and most centrally placed…
cuneiform
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
cylinder seal
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
48 terms
AP ART HISTORY TERMS
pylon
hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
register
(a pair; Egyptian.) temple of Horus at Edfu
(Egyptian) Amon-Re at Karnak
(Mesopotamian) Narim-Sin, lofty status
standard of Ur, palette of King Narmer
pylon
(a pair; Egyptian.) temple of Horus at Edfu
hypostyle
(Egyptian) Amon-Re at Karnak
472 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
apadana
arch
arcuated
blind arcade
great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
curved structural member spanning an opening, generally compo…
arch-shaped
arcade having no actual opening, used as decoration to wall s…
apadana
great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
arch
curved structural member spanning an opening, generally compo…
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
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