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Artist of Raft of Medusa

Guercault

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Artist of Woman with Dead Child

Kathe Kollowitz

3

Swelling of the column in the middle

Entasis

4

Head is no longer too large for the body

Kroisos

5

Artist of the Isenhiem Altarpiece

Matthius Grunewald

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Considered one of the masterworks of the early 7th century

Mantikios Apollo

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Found between triglyphs

metope

8

artist of The Potato Eaters

Van gough

9

Column in the shape of a male

Atlantid

10

Contains an inscription in the base that dedicates the creation of the statue to a man named Rhonbos

Calf Bearer

11

Geometric Krater contains no reference to an

Afterlife

12

Style of Mary Cassatt

Impressionism

13

Begins in 330 BCE

Hellenistic Period

14

Muscles beginning to find definition in Mantiklos Apollo

Abdomen

15

Started in 776 BCE

Olympic Games

16

Indicates life

Archaic Smile

17

Order of the Temple of Hera I

Doric

18

Peplos gives the female figure a ____ apperance

Columnar

19

Focus of art in Mesopotamia

Worship

20

Location of Temple of Hera I

Paestum

21

Stresses the similarities among the elements

Harmony

22

Means "youth"

Kouros

23

Culture focused on afterlife

Egyptian

24

Greeks have ____ for the natural beauty of the human figure

Instinct

25

Imaginary line along which a work is organized

Axis

26

Flank of Medusa on the Temple of Artemis

Felines

27

Ruler who codifies Babylonian laws

Hammurabi

28

Wife of Akhenaton

Nefertiti

29

Girl preparing to bathe demonstrates an interest in

foreshortening

30

Style of Jackson Pollock

Abstract Expressionism

31

Discovered Tut's tomb

Howard Carter

32

battle of the Gods and Giants

Centauromacy

33

Grave monument ca. 740 BCE

Geometric Crater

34

Ends in 480 BCE

Archaic Period

35

Style of Andy Warhol

Pop Art

36

Artist of Three Revelers

Euthymides

37

Drinking cup

Kylix

38

River Significant to Ancient Egypt

Nile

39

Most important ceramic vessel

Amphora

40

Part bird, part women

siren

41

focus of art in Ancient Greece

Humanism

42

Culture that created the Standard of Ur

Sumerian

43

Lady of Auxerre is an example of a

Kore

44

Minoan Palace

Knossos

45

Purely Greek invention that causes a problem for the artist in a sculpture

Centaur

46

Calf Bearer was found in

Acroplis

47

A simple, long woolen belted garment

Peplos

48

Artist of Guernica

Pablo Picasso

49

Important Island off of the coast of Greece that was part of a trade route

Corfu

50

Hand across the chest is an indication of

prayer

51

Ancient culture of Crete

Minoan

52

Spring fresco

First known example of pure landscape

53

Order of Ancient Greek

Geometric
Orientalizing
Archaic -480

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What is the influence of the orientalist bc period?

Assyria and Egypt

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Lady of auxerre

Kore

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Kouros

Archaic
Youth

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Calf bearer

Archaic

58

Kriosos

Archaic

59

Achilles and Ajax playing dice game

Evelin's 540

60

Three revelers

Euthymides