Flashcards in Oral Quiz Review Deck (54):
Identify three characteristics of Classical Greek sculpture.
3.) Captures the Ideal and Perfect
The Hellenistic Period is considered the period between _______ and the ______.
Death of Alexander the Great
Beginning of the Roman Empire
Tiny stones/pieces of glass cut to specific sizes and shapes
Who is the artist of the Diskobolos.
What is the order of the Temple of Olympian Zeus?
How long is the frieze on the Altar of Zeus?
400 ft long
Where is the Temple of Olympian Zeus located?
What is the date of the Temple of Olympian Zeus?
How many larger-than-life size figures are on the Altar of Zeus?
Identify one characteristic of the Lyssipan tradition
Get the full affect by walking around the work
How are art and nature combined in Nike of Samothrace
The fountains flowing water creates the illusion of waves against the ship
What is the date of the Nike of Samothrace?
The Sleeping Satyr is also called _____
How does Old Market Woman reflect social change?
depicts the new unstable social class
Who was the sculpture of Alexander the Great?
Identify three Greek philosophers.
Identify four characteristics of the Laocoon Group
1.) Dramatic facial expressions
2.) Dramatic motion
3.) Strong diagonal
4.) muscles flexed
What is the style of Gustav Courbet?
What is the style of Diego Velasquez?
What is the date of the Venus de Milo?
What is the order of the Temple Athena Nike?
Who discovered Tut's tomb?
What culture flourished on the island of Crete?
What palace is located on the island of Crete?
___ sea is between Greece ad Asia Minor
____ is an ancient circular tomb.
Grave circle A (Mycenaean tomb of kings and families)
What is the first historic work of art?
Palette of King Narmer
Who is the artist of Luncheon on the Grass?
What is the style of Seurat?
____ is a bench-shaped Egyptian tomb.
What is the first monumental royal tomb?
Stepped pyramids of King Zoser
With what culture is the Ishtar Gate associated with?
Column from the High Empire
Arch from the Late Empire
Reminder of divine descent in Augustus of Primaporta
Poses with authority and persuasiveness
Patricians celebrated their elevated states through the creation of
Begins with overthrowing last Etruscan King
Roman republican period
Augustus was crowned as Jupiter on this
accessible only at the front, Temple of Portunis
oasis in the heart of Pompeii
Catches rainwater in the Roman House
What is the throat of the Roman house
Two characteristics of the Roman House
1.) inward looking in nature
2.) Influenced by Etruscans architecture
First Style (masonry style)
painted Stucco to look like marble
creates 3D illusion on floors ceiling and walls- created through pictorials
creates the illusion of distance ex. Tribute money
Delicate linear Fantasies
obsessions with illusions returned
Portrait of a husband and wife (Pompeii)
1.) depicted as educated
Still life with peaches
illusion created here is the furthest advance by ancient painters in representational technique
Rome's first emperor