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48 terms
Non-Western Art Terms
seal
axis mundi
bodhisattva
Ghandhara
the universal cosmic axis
seal
axis mundi
the universal cosmic axis
51 terms
Non-Western Art History Terms
Pillars of Ashoka
Ashoka
Axis Mundi
Brahma
Ashoka at Sarnath, India ca. 250 BCE... polished sandstone ... Asho…
Greatest Maurya ruler
...
the universal being
Pillars of Ashoka
Ashoka at Sarnath, India ca. 250 BCE... polished sandstone ... Asho…
Ashoka
Greatest Maurya ruler
13 terms
Non-western Art History chpt 3 Terms
Bi Disk
Guang
Laozi
Chi
In ancient China, jade disks carved as ritual objects for bur…
An ancient Chinese covered vessel, often in animal form, hold…
Bi Disk
In ancient China, jade disks carved as ritual objects for bur…
Guang
An ancient Chinese covered vessel, often in animal form, hold…
73 terms
Non-Western Art
Great Stupa
Sanchi
India
Meditating Buddha
What is this piece called?
What city is this piece found in?
What region is this piece from?
What is this piece called?
Great Stupa
What is this piece called?
Sanchi
What city is this piece found in?
6 terms
Non-western Art History chpt 4 terms
Literati
Forbidden City
Yin and Yang
Lacquer
In China, talented amateur painters and scholars from the lan…
...
In Chinese cosmology, the principle of active masculine energ…
A varnish like substance made from the sap of the Asiatic sum…
Literati
In China, talented amateur painters and scholars from the lan…
Forbidden City
...
32 terms
Non-western Art Terms Quiz 1
Cross through vedika and under torana.…
gateway on a vedika
Indian female nature; robust nude repr…
triple-flex pose; zig-zagging body in…
What would a visit to the Great Stupa at Sanchi be like for a…
torana
yakshi
tribhanga
Cross through vedika and under torana.…
What would a visit to the Great Stupa at Sanchi be like for a…
gateway on a vedika
torana
Non-Western Art
Seated Buddha Preaching the First Serm…
The Great Stupa... Sanchi, India... (Mid-Fir…
Bodhisattva Padmapani, wall painting i…
Shiva as Nataraja (Lord of the Dance)…
Seated Buddha Preaching the First Serm…
The Great Stupa... Sanchi, India... (Mid-Fir…
21 terms
Terms for India and Southeast Asia (Non-Western Art)
Samsara
Dharma
Jataka
Asceticism/Ascetic
Sanskrit for "continuous flow". A system of reincarnation in…
The natural law, its practice, and justice. In Hindu thought,…
Refers to a voluminous body of literature native to India con…
Severe self-discipline and avoidance of all forms of indulgen…
Samsara
Sanskrit for "continuous flow". A system of reincarnation in…
Dharma
The natural law, its practice, and justice. In Hindu thought,…
21 terms
Non-Western Art
Great Stupa
Life and Death of Buddha
Eternal Shiva
Vishnu Asleep
India
India
India
India
Great Stupa
India
Life and Death of Buddha
India
30 terms
Non-western art history
Taj Mahal... South & Southeast Asia
Temple at Madurai... South & Southeast Asia
Akbar inspecting the construction of f…
Jahangir and Shah Abbas... Nadar al-Zaman…
Taj Mahal... South & Southeast Asia
Temple at Madurai... South & Southeast Asia
16 terms
Non-Western Art Unit 2 Terms
Neolithic period
oracle bone
shaman
Piece-mold casting
was the wide-scale transition of many human cultures from a l…
shang period, used to ask different questions to ancestors an…
individuals that are able to enter self-induced trance states…
shang dynasty, the technique was used to attach small appenda…
Neolithic period
was the wide-scale transition of many human cultures from a l…
oracle bone
shang period, used to ask different questions to ancestors an…
16 terms
Non-Western Art Unit 1 terms
samsara
dharma (in Hinduism and Buddhism)
jataka
asceticism / ascetic
A system of reincarnation in Hindu thought described in the B…
The natural law, its practice, and justice. In Hindu thought…
stories about the lives of the Buddha
severe self-discipline and avoidance of all forms of indulgen…
samsara
A system of reincarnation in Hindu thought described in the B…
dharma (in Hinduism and Buddhism)
The natural law, its practice, and justice. In Hindu thought…
Non Western Art - 1
Harappan Civilization (Indus Valley Ci…
Mohenjo-Daro
Harappa
Harappan seals c.2300-1750/1500 BC
2600-1750/1500 BC
high western mound of Mohenjo_daro (c.2600-1900 bc) with 1st…
craft quarters... private houses and working platforms
Harappan unicorn seal (front and back) from Mohenjo-Daro. fir…
Harappan Civilization (Indus Valley Ci…
2600-1750/1500 BC
Mohenjo-Daro
high western mound of Mohenjo_daro (c.2600-1900 bc) with 1st…
22 terms
Non Western Art
Battle Scene
Angkor Vat
Chaitya hall at... Karla
Lion Capital... from Sarnath
Battle Scene... Medium: Detail of relief sculpture... Location: Ang…
Angkor Vat... Date: 12th century... Location: Angkor, Cambodia
Chaitya hall at... Karla.... Date: 1st Century... BCE to 1st Century... C…
Lion Capital... from Sarnath... Date: c. 250 B.C.E... Medium: Sandston…
Battle Scene
Battle Scene... Medium: Detail of relief sculpture... Location: Ang…
Angkor Vat
Angkor Vat... Date: 12th century... Location: Angkor, Cambodia
51 terms
NON WESTERN ART
AFRICA, PREHISTORIC, RUNNING HORNED WO…
AFRICA, NOK, HEAD, 200 A.D.
Africa, IGBO UKWU, EQUESTRAIN FIGURE O…
AFRICA, IGBO UKWU, MBARI HOUSE, 20TH C.
AFRICA, PREHISTORIC, RUNNING HORNED WO…
AFRICA, NOK, HEAD, 200 A.D.
32 terms
Non-Western Art History Terms Quiz 1
torii
kami
katuog
chigi
a gate to a shinto shrine (passing through symbolizes rebirth…
shinto nature spirits... [Japan]
weights on the ridgepole ... [Japan]
antenna looking things coming off the ridgepole... [Japan]
torii
a gate to a shinto shrine (passing through symbolizes rebirth…
kami
shinto nature spirits... [Japan]
Non western art: Africa
Game pass shelter... Kamberg... Natal Draken…
The Great enclosure... Zimbabwe... 15th cent…
Funerary post... Kenya, Giryama... Early 20t…
The Gospel of St. Matthew... Ethiopia, La…
Game pass shelter... Kamberg... Natal Draken…
The Great enclosure... Zimbabwe... 15th cent…
23 terms
Art and Non-Western Societies
Amarna Period
Stylization
Stepped Pyramid of Djoser/Zoser
Giza Sphinx
attempt to altar Egyptian religion
chooses design over depicting; more thought
Built during the 27th Century, traditional matasba built onto…
mythical creature with a human and lion body. Represents stre…
Amarna Period
attempt to altar Egyptian religion
Stylization
chooses design over depicting; more thought
38 terms
Non western art: Africa
Game pass shelter... Kamberg... Natal Draken…
The Great enclosure... Zimbabwe... 15th cent…
Funerary post... Kenya, Giryama... Early 20t…
The Gospel of St. Matthew... Ethiopia, La…
Game pass shelter... Kamberg... Natal Draken…
The Great enclosure... Zimbabwe... 15th cent…
37 terms
Non-western art history
Islam
Five pillars of Islam
Muhammad
Hijrah
Submission to god
There is no god but god and muhammed is the prophet, pray 5 t…
Founder of islamic faith
Flight to Madina. 622 start of islamic calendar
Islam
Submission to god
Five pillars of Islam
There is no god but god and muhammed is the prophet, pray 5 t…
45 terms
Non-Western Art Artworks
Great Bath, 2600-1900 BC, brick and bi…
Robed male figure, 2000 BC, steatite,…
Seal with seated figure in yogic postu…
Female figurine, 2600-1900 BC, terraco…
Great Bath, 2600-1900 BC, brick and bi…
Robed male figure, 2000 BC, steatite,…
75 terms
ART HISTORY NON-WESTERN
Great Mosque-Spain, Islamic, place of…
Pyxis al-Mughira-Spain, Islamic, hold…
Alhambra (Court of Lions)-Spain, Islam…
Frontispiece of the Codex Mendoza- Spa…
Great Mosque-Spain, Islamic, place of…
Pyxis al-Mughira-Spain, Islamic, hold…
28 terms
Art history non-western
Great Stupa
Life and Death of Buddha
Eternal Shiva
Vishnu Asleep
Great Stupa
Life and Death of Buddha
100 terms
Non-Western Civilization Midterms
Difference prehistory and history
Culture define and advantage of farmin…
4 great river valley civilizations
5 characteristics of civilization
pre-history: before written record... history: having written re…
1.)way of life... 2.)farming less labor/ended need to be nomadic…
1.)tigres and euphrates river valley(mesopotamia)... 2.)Indus ri…
1.)government... 2.)religion... 3.)division of labor/jobs... 4.class s…
Difference prehistory and history
pre-history: before written record... history: having written re…
Culture define and advantage of farmin…
1.)way of life... 2.)farming less labor/ended need to be nomadic…
65 terms
Non Western Art
1-2 Great Bath, Mohenjo-daro, Pakistan…
1-3 Robed Male Figure,Mohenjo-daro, Pa…
1-4 Nude Male Torso, Harappa, Pakistan…
1-5 Seal with Seated Figure Mohenjo-da…
1-2 Great Bath, Mohenjo-daro, Pakistan…
1-3 Robed Male Figure,Mohenjo-daro, Pa…
34 terms
Non-Western Civilizations
emperor
Forbidden city
geisha
junks
...
imperial palace built by Ming emperors
Japanese entertainers
Chinese sea-going ships
emperor
...
Forbidden city
imperial palace built by Ming emperors
22 terms
Arts in Western Civilization Music Terms
beat
duration
meter
free rhythm
the basic unit of length in musical time
the length of time taken by a given musical event (usually me…
the grouping of beats into regular patterns of strong and wea…
has no recurring patterns, e.g. normal speaking
beat
the basic unit of length in musical time
duration
the length of time taken by a given musical event (usually me…
Western/Non-classical art
Merovingian Brooch
Ship from Oseberg
Ship burial in Sutton Hoo
Stave Church
Mid 6th c... From Jouy-le-Comte... Focus on abstract design + patte…
815-825... Found w two women, w all equipment... -objects, looms, e…
615... Anglo-Saxxon... Burial of King Riedvald... Empty shrine?... Contai…
1130... In Urnes, Norway (fjords)... Made of wood... Shows animal inte…
Merovingian Brooch
Mid 6th c... From Jouy-le-Comte... Focus on abstract design + patte…
Ship from Oseberg
815-825... Found w two women, w all equipment... -objects, looms, e…
51 terms
Non-Western Art: The Americas
Temple of Quetzalcoatl... (the "Feathered…
Coatlicue (She of the Serpent Skirt)... A…
Pectoral-doubled- headed serpent... Aztec…
North American otter pipe... c. 200 BCE -…
Temple of Quetzalcoatl... (the "Feathered…
Coatlicue (She of the Serpent Skirt)... A…
26 terms
Non- western civilizations
Sanskrit
Mohenjo Daro and Harrappa
Hinduism
Vedas
(Hinduism) an ancient language of India (the language of the…
Ancient Indian cities, featuring sewage systems, plumbing, an…
Complex religion, centering around the belief that through ma…
Four collections of religious writings, the oldest of which i…
Sanskrit
(Hinduism) an ancient language of India (the language of the…
Mohenjo Daro and Harrappa
Ancient Indian cities, featuring sewage systems, plumbing, an…
29 terms
Non Western Art Midterm
The Kaaba
Dome of the Rock
Great Mosque
Courtyard, Masjid-I Jami
no date
691-692 CE
785 CE
11-18th century
The Kaaba
no date
Dome of the Rock
691-692 CE
25 terms
Non-Western Art Final
Colossal head; La Venta, Mexico; ca. 9…
Jade votive axe; La Venta, Mexico; ca.…
Temple of the Giant Jaguar; Tikal, Gua…
18-Rabbit from Stela A; Copan, Hondura…
Colossal head; La Venta, Mexico; ca. 9…
Jade votive axe; La Venta, Mexico; ca.…
50 terms
Non-Western Art Midterm
What is Buddhism?
Who is Buddha?
How is Buddhism Unique?
Birth of Shakyamuni
It derives from the teachings of a historical man called Shak…
A person enlightened by the universal law.
1. Primitive Religions: phenomenon in nature... 2. Ancient Relig…
He was born into a royal family in Northern India Kingdom. 10…
What is Buddhism?
It derives from the teachings of a historical man called Shak…
Who is Buddha?
A person enlightened by the universal law.
36 terms
Non Western Art Test
The Great Stupa-Indian
Funeral Banner of Lady Dai-Chinese
Navajo Blanket- Native American
Olmec Head- Pre Columbian
The Great Stupa-Indian
Funeral Banner of Lady Dai-Chinese
35 terms
Non-Western Civilizations
What are the six characteristics of a…
What are the five themes of geography?…
The Sahara is a large desert located o…
How did the Qin dynasty prevent nomadi…
Cities, Government, Religion, Social Structure, Writing, and…
Place, Location, Movement, Region, and Human-Environment Inte…
Africa
They built a great wall
What are the six characteristics of a…
Cities, Government, Religion, Social Structure, Writing, and…
What are the five themes of geography?…
Place, Location, Movement, Region, and Human-Environment Inte…
9 terms
Western vs Non Western Art
Western Art
Non-Western Art
Western Art
Non-Western Art
Considers the importance of the artist as an individual
Historically blurs distinction between fine and functional ar…
Based on perceptual illusion of the three-dimensional real wo…
Not based on artist as celebrity or importance of the individ…
Western Art
Considers the importance of the artist as an individual
Non-Western Art
Historically blurs distinction between fine and functional ar…
51 terms
Art 2430 non- western art
BCE
CE
C.
Iconography
Before common era
Common Era
circa, about
the study of images and symbos used in a work of art
BCE
Before common era
CE
Common Era
100 terms
Non-Western Civilization Midterms
Difference prehistory and history
Culture define and advantage of farmin…
4 great river valley civilizations
5 characteristics of civilization
pre-history: before written record... history: having written re…
1.)way of life... 2.)farming less labor/ended need to be nomadic…
1.)tigres and euphrates river valley(mesopotamia)... 2.)Indus ri…
1.)government... 2.)religion... 3.)division of labor/jobs... 4.class s…
Difference prehistory and history
pre-history: before written record... history: having written re…
Culture define and advantage of farmin…
1.)way of life... 2.)farming less labor/ended need to be nomadic…
Non-western Art-Africa
Horned Female figure, Tassili N'Ajjer…
Engraved elephant, fezzan region, Lybi…
Figure with raised arms, Dogon, 16th c…
Great Mask"Mother of masks"
Horned Female figure, Tassili N'Ajjer…
Engraved elephant, fezzan region, Lybi…
36 terms
Non-Western Art Pre-test
Great Stupa; Indian; Sanchi, India
Seated Buddha preaching the First Serm…
Bodhisattva Padmapani; Indian
Seated Buddha from Gandhara; Indian
Great Stupa; Indian; Sanchi, India
Seated Buddha preaching the First Serm…
38 terms
Art History Non-Western Art
The Great Stupa
Funeral Banner of Lady Dai
Navajo Blanket
Olmec Colossal Head
India
China
Navajo/Arizona/Native American
Pre-Colombian/Mexican
The Great Stupa
India
Funeral Banner of Lady Dai
China
Non-western Art History
Chi Wara
Diaspora
Gelede
Nkisi Nkondi
mythic farming beast of Mali
Used to refer to any people or ethnic population who are forc…
Yoruba ceremony that honors the women elders or "mothers",... an…
"hunter" figures from Central Africa, linked to the Kongo tri…
Chi Wara
mythic farming beast of Mali
Diaspora
Used to refer to any people or ethnic population who are forc…
36 terms
Non-Western Art Vocab
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
77 terms
Non-Western Art (China)
Earthenware
Slip
Motifs
Naturalistic
A porous form of pottery fired at low temperatures (6Neo, 7Dyn)
A semiliquid clay, used to join clay elements or, with the ad…
Repeating patterns or shapes (6Neo)
Artistic styles that focus on capturing realistic proportions…
Earthenware
A porous form of pottery fired at low temperatures (6Neo, 7Dyn)
Slip
A semiliquid clay, used to join clay elements or, with the ad…
9 terms
Non western civilization Africa
Oral history
Elements of animism
Bantu mirgration
Enviormental push
No written languages... Griots keep history alive by passing it…
A religion beliving that spirts are present in animals, plant…
they have have to leave no choice... Enviorments... New farm land,…
Climate change,... Exausted recources,... Earthquakes, volcano, dro…
Oral history
No written languages... Griots keep history alive by passing it…
Elements of animism
A religion beliving that spirts are present in animals, plant…
48 terms
Non-Western Art Test 1
Chi Wara
Diaspora
Gelede
Nkisi Nkondi
mythic farming beast of Mali
"scattering or sowing of seeds"... refers to any people/ethnic p…
Yoruba ceremony which honors the women elders or "mothers", a…
"hunter" figures from Central Africa linked to the Kongo trib…
Chi Wara
mythic farming beast of Mali
Diaspora
"scattering or sowing of seeds"... refers to any people/ethnic p…
40 terms
Non-Western Art: Chinese Art Unit
find the:... yangzte river, yellow river,…
chinese bronze bell... piece mold casting…
jade bi... neolithic period... china
oracle bones... shang dynasty
find the:... yangzte river, yellow river,…
chinese bronze bell... piece mold casting…
100 terms
Non-Western Civilization Midterms
Difference prehistory and history
Culture define and advantage of farmin…
4 great river valley civilizations
5 characteristics of civilization
pre-history: before written record... history: having written re…
1.)way of life... 2.)farming less labor/ended need to be nomadic…
1.)tigres and euphrates river valley(mesopotamia)... 2.)Indus ri…
1.)government... 2.)religion... 3.)division of labor/jobs... 4.class s…
Difference prehistory and history
pre-history: before written record... history: having written re…
Culture define and advantage of farmin…
1.)way of life... 2.)farming less labor/ended need to be nomadic…
30 terms
Vocab for Non Western Art
relief
Bodhisattva
samsara
stupa
Figures projecting from a background of which they are part
person who has attained enlightenment but stay back to help o…
hindu belief of rebirth into a succession of lives
buddhist shrine
relief
Figures projecting from a background of which they are part
Bodhisattva
person who has attained enlightenment but stay back to help o…
30 terms
non western art
atlatl
bunjin-ga
congregational mosque
first nations
spear thrower
"literati paintings"
a city's main mosque designed to accomodate the entire muslim…
aboiginal peoples in canada
atlatl
spear thrower
bunjin-ga
"literati paintings"
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