How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "western art and architecture"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "western art and architecture"

36 terms
Western Art History Architecture
Ambulatory
Apse
Archivolt
Articulation
a place for walking, especially an aisle around the apse or a…
a semicircular recess covered with a hemispherical vault or s…
an ornamental molding or band following the curve on the unde…
In highly articulated works, each part is defined precisely a…
Ambulatory
a place for walking, especially an aisle around the apse or a…
Apse
a semicircular recess covered with a hemispherical vault or s…
65 terms
Western Art and Architecture Final
Ara Pacis frieze, ~10BCE, Rome, Classi…
Doryphoros, ~400BCE, Polykleidos, life…
The Pantheon, ~115CE, classical,
The Parthenon, ~450BCE, classical (Dor…
Ara Pacis frieze, ~10BCE, Rome, Classi…
Doryphoros, ~400BCE, Polykleidos, life…
36 terms
Western Art History Architecture
Ambulatory
Apse
Archivolt
Articulation
a place for walking, especially an aisle around the apse or a…
a semicircular recess covered with a hemispherical vault or s…
an ornamental molding or band following the curve on the unde…
In highly articulated works, each part is defined precisely a…
Ambulatory
a place for walking, especially an aisle around the apse or a…
Apse
a semicircular recess covered with a hemispherical vault or s…
68 terms
History of western art and architecture
Art
Architecture
Decorative Arts
Practical
an easthetically pleasing and meaningful arrangement of eleme…
the science of designing and constructing buildings or other…
any of the arts pertaining to painting,sculpture,glass/glassw…
Historical Style ... seeks to establish what was built,when,by…
Art
an easthetically pleasing and meaningful arrangement of eleme…
Architecture
the science of designing and constructing buildings or other…
219 terms
Midterm 2: Western Art and Architecture
acropolis
ambulatory
amphora
apse
Greek, "high city." In ancient Greece, usually the site of th…
A covered walkway, outdoors (as in a church cloister) or indo…
An ancient Greek two-handled jar used for general storage pur…
A recess, usually semicircular, in the wall of a building, co…
acropolis
Greek, "high city." In ancient Greece, usually the site of th…
ambulatory
A covered walkway, outdoors (as in a church cloister) or indo…
20 terms
Western Civ: Art and Architecture
bas relief
stylized
naturalistic
Doric, Ionic, Corinthian
a sculptural relief in which forms extend only slightly from…
conventional, not original; good example is Egyptian art
A research method where the subject(s) is(are) observed witho…
three types of Greek columns
bas relief
a sculptural relief in which forms extend only slightly from…
stylized
conventional, not original; good example is Egyptian art
53 terms
History of Western Art and Architecture Midterm
Venus/Woman of Willendorf
Rhinoceros, Wounded Man, and Bison
Stonehenge
Pyramids of Giza
1. Location:... 2. Artist: unknown... 3. Medium/ method: stone/ scu…
1. Location: Lascaux Cave, Dordogne, France... 2. Artist: unknow…
1. Location: Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, England... 2. Artist: u…
1. Location: El Giza, Egypt... 2. Architect: Hemiunu... 3. Medium/…
Venus/Woman of Willendorf
1. Location:... 2. Artist: unknown... 3. Medium/ method: stone/ scu…
Rhinoceros, Wounded Man, and Bison
1. Location: Lascaux Cave, Dordogne, France... 2. Artist: unknow…
84 terms
History of Western Art, Architecture, and Design
St. George/Florence - Donatello... Italy…
David - Donatello ... Italy... Early Renaiss…
Trinity - Masaccio... Italy... Early Reniass…
Brancacci Chapel - Masaccio... Italy... Earl…
St. George/Florence - Donatello... Italy…
David - Donatello ... Italy... Early Renaiss…
30 terms
Western Art and Architecture Final Study Guide
Lascaux Cave
Woman of Willendorf
Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris
San Chapelle Cathedral
Lascaux Cave
Woman of Willendorf
78 terms
History of Western Art, Architecture, and Design
St. George/Florence - Donatello... Italy…
David - Donatello ... Italy... Early Renaiss…
Gattamelata- Donatello... Italy ... Early It…
Trinity - Masaccio... Italy... Early Reniass…
St. George/Florence - Donatello... Italy…
David - Donatello ... Italy... Early Renaiss…
History of Western Art, Architecture, and Design
Gattamelata(horse) - Donatello (best s…
David - Donatello (best Sculptor)... 15th…
Birth of Venus by Botticelli (best art…
Mona Lisa - Leonardo da Vinci (scienti…
Gattamelata(horse) - Donatello (best s…
David - Donatello (best Sculptor)... 15th…
23 terms
Western Civ Final: Art and Architecture
Bas Relief
Stylized
Naturalistic
Doric/Ionic/Corinthian
a carving in which an area is carved low and a main image is…
represented in a non-naturalistic conventional form
looks natural, humans look normal
Greek Columns
Bas Relief
a carving in which an area is carved low and a main image is…
Stylized
represented in a non-naturalistic conventional form
253 terms
Western Art, Architecture, and Design- Midterm Exam
Kritios Boy
Kouros
Kore
Zeus Poseidon
Kritios Boy
Kouros
77 terms
History of Western Art, Architecture, and Design Final
"Garden of Earthly Delights"; Hertogen…
"St. George"; (Or San Michele) Florenc…
"St. George and the Dragon" ... Donatello…
"Gattamelatta"; Padua, Italy... Donatello…
1. name/ title/ location: ... 2. artist/ architect:... 3. medium/ m…
1. name/ title/ location: ... 2. artist/ architect:... 3. medium/ m…
1. name/ title/ location: ... 2. artist/ architect:... 3. medium/ m…
1. name/ title/ location: ... 2. artist/ architect:... 3. medium/ m…
"Garden of Earthly Delights"; Hertogen…
1. name/ title/ location: ... 2. artist/ architect:... 3. medium/ m…
"St. George"; (Or San Michele) Florenc…
1. name/ title/ location: ... 2. artist/ architect:... 3. medium/ m…
14 terms
Western Art History 8: The Art and Architecture of Byzantium
Byzantine
Byzantium
Constantinople
Corpus juris civilis
A term used to identify whatever pertains to Byzantium; terri…
An ancient Greek city on which Constantine founded his new ca…
Modern day Istanbul, Turkey. Constantine's new seat of the em…
Literally "Code of Civil Law."The codification of Roman law u…
Byzantine
A term used to identify whatever pertains to Byzantium; terri…
Byzantium
An ancient Greek city on which Constantine founded his new ca…
52 terms
Non-Western Art History and American Architecture
Three areas covered in Non-Western Art…
Golden Stool
Power Figure
The Three Perfections (Imperial China)
Africa, Asia, and Oceania
No one can sit on it. Ashante. More important than king. Has…
Solves disputes. Wood and metal spikes. Congo.
Poetry, Calligraphy, and Painting.
Three areas covered in Non-Western Art…
Africa, Asia, and Oceania
Golden Stool
No one can sit on it. Ashante. More important than king. Has…
39 terms
Western Art, Architecture, and Design Midterm Exam
Temple of Portunus, Rome
Sanctuary of Fortuna Primagenia
Verism
Veristic Male Portrait
...
Temple of Portunus, Rome
Sanctuary of Fortuna Primagenia
75 terms
Survey Of Western Art and Architecture II Exam III
Arrival of de' Medici at Marseilles
Charles I Dismounted
Archers of Saint Hadrian
The Women Regents of the Old Mens Home…
1622-1625... Peter Paul Rubens... Done in a Baroque style. ... She is…
1635... Anthony Van Dyck... He wears bright colors and is positione…
1633... Frans Hals... Shows a degree on casualness to make it appea…
1633... Frans Hals... The artist uses color and brush strokes to de…
Arrival of de' Medici at Marseilles
1622-1625... Peter Paul Rubens... Done in a Baroque style. ... She is…
Charles I Dismounted
1635... Anthony Van Dyck... He wears bright colors and is positione…
35 terms
History of Western Art and Architecture Midterm: Vocab
Post and lintel
Corbeled arch
Column
Doric column
A basic system of construction in which two or more uprights,…
A bracket that projects from a wall to aid in supporting weight
Round free-standing unit. Rest on the stylobate. Either doric…
A column characterized by a simple cushionlike abacus and the…
Post and lintel
A basic system of construction in which two or more uprights,…
Corbeled arch
A bracket that projects from a wall to aid in supporting weight
Introduction to Western Art, Architecture, and Design FINAL EXAM
St. George... - Donatello... - Florence, Ita…
David... - Donatello... - Italy... - Early Rena…
Trinity... - Masaccio ... - Italy ... - Early R…
Brancacci Chapel... - Masaccio... - Italy ... -…
St. George... - Donatello... - Florence, Ita…
David... - Donatello... - Italy... - Early Rena…
82 terms
Introduction to Western Art, Architecture, and Design FINAL EXAM
St. George
David
Trinity
Brancacci Chapel
- Donatello... - Florence, Italy... - Early Renaissance ... - Marble…
- Donatello... - Italy... - Early Renaissance... - Bronze... - Young boy…
- Masaccio ... - Italy ... - Early Renaissance... - Fresco... - one of th…
- Masaccio... - Italy ... - Early Renaissance... - Fresco... - Tax Collec…
St. George
- Donatello... - Florence, Italy... - Early Renaissance ... - Marble…
David
- Donatello... - Italy... - Early Renaissance... - Bronze... - Young boy…
5 terms
Western Art Exam 2 - Egyptian Revival Architecture
Austin, Grove Street Cemetery Entrence…
Lafever, Old Whaler's Church, 1844, Sa…
Haviland, New York Halls of Justice (T…
Strickland, First Presbyterian Church,…
Austin, Grove Street Cemetery Entrence…
Lafever, Old Whaler's Church, 1844, Sa…
55 terms
Western Art I Final (Architecture Terms)
Aisle
Arcade
Arch
Barrel vault
Subsidiary space alongside the body of a building, separated…
Passage or walkway covered over by a succession of arches or…
A curved structure capable of spanning a space while supporti…
An architectural element formed by the extrusion of a single…
Aisle
Subsidiary space alongside the body of a building, separated…
Arcade
Passage or walkway covered over by a succession of arches or…
55 terms
Art History Western Art and Architecture Midterm 2 Terms
Geometric
Late Classical
Kouros
Kore
the style of Greek art during the ninth and eight centuries B…
400-323BCE, Praxiteles and other sculptors humanize the Greek…
the greek word for "young man". An Archaic Greek statue of a…
the greek word for "young woman". An Archaic Greek Statue of…
Geometric
the style of Greek art during the ninth and eight centuries B…
Late Classical
400-323BCE, Praxiteles and other sculptors humanize the Greek…
27 terms
Art - 1st Grading - Lesson 1 - Western Classical Art Traditions (Architecture)
1. Menhir... 2. Dolmens... 3. Cromlech
Menhir
The word dolmen originated from the ex…
Dolmen
Three main types of megalith stones
A huge stone standing vertically on the ground, usually stand…
What does DOLMEN mean?
These structures are in a form of a table consisting of two h…
1. Menhir... 2. Dolmens... 3. Cromlech
Three main types of megalith stones
Menhir
A huge stone standing vertically on the ground, usually stand…
29 terms
Western Architecture
Architecture, in the end, is nothing m…
Doric Order... (Parthenon)
Ionic Order
Corinthian Order
Quote by noted architectural historian
Greek architectural order developed first. It's column has a…
Architecture, in the end, is nothing m…
Quote by noted architectural historian
Doric Order... (Parthenon)
Greek architectural order developed first. It's column has a…
46 terms
Western Art History 7: Early Christian Art and Architecture
ambulatory
anagogical axis
apse
arch
A covered walkway; especially the passageway around the apse…
Anagogical means spiritual or mystical; an axis is a straight…
A recess, usually singular and semi-circular, in the wall of…
A curved structural member that spans an opening and is gener…
ambulatory
A covered walkway; especially the passageway around the apse…
anagogical axis
Anagogical means spiritual or mystical; an axis is a straight…
46 terms
Western Art History: 5. The Art and Architecture of Ancient Greece
acropolis
agora
anastole
apotropaic
Greek for "high city" acro= high/ polis= city ; usually the s…
An open space used for public meetings or business in ancient…
An off center parting of the hair with the locks brushed up a…
Capable of warding off evil.
acropolis
Greek for "high city" acro= high/ polis= city ; usually the s…
agora
An open space used for public meetings or business in ancient…
73 terms
History of Western Art, Architecture, and Design Final brief identification
Garden of Earthly delights... Bosch... North…
St. George... Donatello... Italian Renaissan…
St. George and the Dragon... Dontello... Ita…
Gattamelatta... Donatello... Italian Renaiss…
Title... Artist... Period... Place... Media/medium
Title... Artist... Period... Place... Media/medium
Title... Artist... Period... Place... Media/medium
Title... Artist... Period... Place... Media/medium
Garden of Earthly delights... Bosch... North…
Title... Artist... Period... Place... Media/medium
St. George... Donatello... Italian Renaissan…
Title... Artist... Period... Place... Media/medium
34 terms
Art and architecture
Paintings from the capital city of Kno…
Steele containing the law of the Sumer…
Akkadian king, Sargon
Neo-Babylonia
Paintings from the capital city of Kno…
Steele containing the law of the Sumer…
18 terms
Art and Architecture
Collage
Ekphrasis (also ecphasis)
Taste
Commission
the technique by which materials not usually associated with…
sometimes used in reference to the representation of an artwo…
the basis of personal reception of a work of art. It may refe…
When an artist produces a work over a certain subject, in a c…
Collage
the technique by which materials not usually associated with…
Ekphrasis (also ecphasis)
sometimes used in reference to the representation of an artwo…
21 terms
Western Architecture
Pisa Cathedral
Palazzo Vecchio
Loggia dei Lanzi
Dome of Florence
1063-1272... Pisa, Italy... Romanesque
Arnoifo di Cambio... 1298-1299... Florence, Italy
Orcagna or Benci di Cione and Simone Talenti... 1376-82... Florence…
Brunelleschi... 1420... Florence
Pisa Cathedral
1063-1272... Pisa, Italy... Romanesque
Palazzo Vecchio
Arnoifo di Cambio... 1298-1299... Florence, Italy
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
33 terms
Art and Architecture
Anavyssos Kouros... c.530BC
New York Kouros... c.600BC
Berlin Standing Goddess... early 6th cent…
Peplos Kore... 540-530BC
Anavyssos Kouros... c.530BC
New York Kouros... c.600BC
20 terms
Art and Architecture
Flavian Amphitheater
Pantheon
The Tetrarchs
Old St. Peter's
Roman, 70-80 CE
Roman, 110-128 CE
Roman, ca. 300 CE
Rome, Italy, c. 320-327 CE
Flavian Amphitheater
Roman, 70-80 CE
Pantheon
Roman, 110-128 CE
23 terms
Art and Architecture
Roman Aqueducts included sections abov…
Pont du Gard, France
The Circus Maximus, Rome (model)... Teams…
The Pantheon, Rome... This temple to all…
Roman Aqueducts included sections abov…
Pont du Gard, France
14 terms
Art and Architecture
Guernica,... by Pablo Picasso... Post Impres…
Migrant Mother,... by Dorothea Lang
Abstractism
De Stijlism
Shapes and circles in art
art should have spiritual value
Guernica,... by Pablo Picasso... Post Impres…
Migrant Mother,... by Dorothea Lang
19 terms
Western Civ Quiz on Renaissance Art, music and Architecture
Trade in the Renaissance flourished in…
Who wrote poems, was inspired by Dante…
What woman from a prominent Italian fa…
Leonardo da Vinci drew designs for a n…
astrolabe
Vittoria Colonna
Catherine de Medici
knight
Trade in the Renaissance flourished in…
astrolabe
Who wrote poems, was inspired by Dante…
Vittoria Colonna
19 terms
Art Architecture
Stonehenge
Ziggurat
The Great Pyramids
The Parthenon
Ex. (2000 BC)
of Ur-Nammu Iraq made during the Mesopotamian time peirod
Giza, Egypt Pyramid c. 2500 BC
Acropolis, Athens view from the northwest 448-432 BC has Dori…
Stonehenge
Ex. (2000 BC)
Ziggurat
of Ur-Nammu Iraq made during the Mesopotamian time peirod
17 terms
Postmodern & Contemporary Art and Architecture
Tattoo
Nigredo
To the Unknown Painter
Mercenaries (IV)
Susan Rothenberg, 1979
Anselm Kiefer, 1984
Anselm Kiefer, 1983
Leon Golub, 1980
Tattoo
Susan Rothenberg, 1979
Nigredo
Anselm Kiefer, 1984
11 terms
Art/ architecture
doric
ionic
corinthian
dome
simplest column type
column with round decoration
column with leaf decoration
Roman invention for ceilings
doric
simplest column type
ionic
column with round decoration
18 terms
Art & Architecture
Robert Henri
William Glackens
Edward Hopper
Reginald Marsh
Urban/Realism/Impressionism... Blurry paintings... - Cities... - Not m…
Impressionist... - Outdoor scenes... - Lack of detail... - Not many fa…
- Loneliness... - Outdoor scenes... - Nighthawks painting... - Corner…
Regionalism... - Cities... - Coney Island... - Soldiers, sailors, char…
Robert Henri
Urban/Realism/Impressionism... Blurry paintings... - Cities... - Not m…
William Glackens
Impressionist... - Outdoor scenes... - Lack of detail... - Not many fa…
11 terms
Art/ architecture
doric
ionic
corinthian
dome
simplest column type
column with round decoration
column with leaf decoration
Roman invention for ceilings
doric
simplest column type
ionic
column with round decoration
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
11 terms
Art/Architecture
Doric
Ionic
Corinthian
Pantheon
Doric columns are simple and plain in style compared to Ionic…
Slender and ornate, but not as much as the Corinthian. They t…
The most slender and ornate of all the Greek columns.
It is a Greek building in Rome built by Hadrian. It has eight…
Doric
Doric columns are simple and plain in style compared to Ionic…
Ionic
Slender and ornate, but not as much as the Corinthian. They t…
12 terms
Art and Architecture
collage
ekphrasis (also ecphrasis)
taste
commission
the technique by which materials not usually associated with…
sometimes used in reference to the representation of an artwo…
the basis of personal reception of a work of art. It may refe…
when an artist produces a work over a certain subject in a ce…
collage
the technique by which materials not usually associated with…
ekphrasis (also ecphrasis)
sometimes used in reference to the representation of an artwo…
29 terms
Art and Architecture
Renaissance
Sfumato
Schools of Painting
Guild
The rebirth: 14th century Europe has exploded in population.…
The technique of allowing tones and colors to shade gradually…
You work under one master and your style reflects his
labor union for skilled craftsmen (watched over rights and wa…
Renaissance
The rebirth: 14th century Europe has exploded in population.…
Sfumato
The technique of allowing tones and colors to shade gradually…
30 terms
Art & Architecture
Early Medieval. Christ as Good Shepher…
Early Medieval. Rabbula Gospels, 586,…
Byzantine. Hagia Sophia, Constantinopl…
Byzantine. Church of San Vitale, Raven…
Early Medieval. Christ as Good Shepher…
Early Medieval. Rabbula Gospels, 586,…
26 terms
Art and Architecture
Temple of Hercules Victor, Forum Boari…
Portrait Statue of Aulus Metallus 100-…
Sanctuary of Fortuna of Palestrina 80…
Paris/Munich Reliefs- Census Frieze 10…
Temple of Hercules Victor, Forum Boari…
Portrait Statue of Aulus Metallus 100-…
35 terms
Art and Architecture
Rotunda of the Holy Cross, Old Town Pr…
St. George's Basilica,12th century ... (R…
St. George's Basilica, nave, 12th cent…
House of the Stone Bell, turn of 13 -1…
...
...
...
Rotunda of the Holy Cross, Old Town Pr…
St. George's Basilica,12th century ... (R…
...
1 of 10