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Anavysos Kouros

-Archaic Period

-Votive Figure

Had Paralalles to Ancient Egypt:

-Arcahic Smile

-Hair

-Lack of Clothes

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Spear Bearer

-High Classical Period

-Artist was Polykleitos

-Standing in Contraposto

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Grave Stele of Hegeso

-High Classical Period

-Servant is Standing in Contrapposto

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Greeks gained confisence with the victory of the _____.

Perisans

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Classical Period Began in ____

480 BCE

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Men is the measure of all things. Humans are important 

Humanism

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Nothing happens by accident. Human reason over human emtion. 

Rationalism

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System of perfect mathematical proortions for human depictions.

Idealism

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When weight is shifted more on one leg than the other

Contrapposto

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What statue was when the human body had been looked at the most realistically?

In Polykeitos

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Entasis

A Convex or curve to a structure for aesthetic purposes.

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Pediment

Triangular Area within the structure that was typically decorated with different scenes.

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Cycladic Figure

-Abstract

-Females

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Palace of Knossos

-Minoan

-Associated with the myth of the Minotaur

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Citadel at Mycenae

-Fortified Walls

-Warror Like

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Nike of Samothrace

-Hellenistic

-Time Period Had Market Woman

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Colummn Identification

Doric

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Column Identification

Ionic

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Bull Leaping Fresco

-Minoan

-in th palace of Knossos Crete

-Stucco with some Relief

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After the Battle of Salamis, the Greeks gained ____ so the artwork changed.

Confidence

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A technqiue of Ancient Greek Pottery in which black figured are pained on a red clay ground

Black Figure

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A technique characterized by redclay-colored figured reseved on a black background.

Red-Figure

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Early Classical Sculptures vs. Hellenistic Sculptures

Early Classcial Sculptures were more idealzied while Hellenistic sculptures focued more on verism.

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Where is the Parthenon located?

On top of the Acropolis

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What is the highest point in the city?

The Acropolis

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What was at the base of the Acropolis?

Athens Agora

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What style are all the buildings at the Acropolis?

High Classical

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Who commissioned the buildings at the Acropolis?

Pericles

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What did the Temple of Athena Nike contain?

A relief sculpture of Athena