Chapter 16/17 – Flashcards

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krater
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the vessels handled shape used for mixing ceremonial beverages
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classical art
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emphasizes rational simplicity, order and restrained emotion
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Venus De Medici
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this figure represents feminine ideal and influenced many works
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Roman copy of a Hellenistic work
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Lacoon Group
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Roman Culture affected
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1) system of law and government 2) calendar 3) festivals 4) religion 5) languages
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catacombs
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underground burial chambers
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Byzantine Art
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featured imaginative stone carvings that are an intergral part of the architecture
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Romanesque Churches
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Romanesque
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a style of European architecture from the 9th to the 12th centuries with round arches and barrel vaults
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Gothic
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a style in Western Europe characterized by pointed arches, ribbed vaults, and flying buttresses
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basilica
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Roman town hall with 3 aisles and an apse at one or both ends. Christians used this form for their churches.
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Humanism
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philisophical, literary, and artistic movement
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Giotto Di Bondone "Lamentation"
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portrayed feelings and physical nature of human beings. his innovative depictions of light, space, and mass, gave a new sense of realism.
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genre paintings
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depict everday life
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Baroque
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17th century period in Europe characterized in the visual arts by dramatic light and shade, turbulent composition, and pronounced emotional expression
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Renaissance
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a renewed interest in human-centered classical art, literature, and learning
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Rococo
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a style used in interior decoration and painting in france and southern germany using small scale, oranate decoration, pastel colors, asymmetrical curves
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Foreshortening
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In The Conversion of Saint Paul, Caravaggio created drama though the high contrast of lights and dark and the use of extreme
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Counter- Reformation
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Many Baroque characteristics developed as propaganda for the
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Roman Culture
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Portrait Head of an Old Man is an example of
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the Parthenon
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Which building was designed to honor the goddess of wisdom and prudent warfare?
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Notre-Dame de Chartre
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Which of these structures is Gothic?
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Ireland
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The meeting of decorative nomadic style and Christianity can be seen most clearly in illustrated books from
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over the central doorway
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The first large sculptures since Roman times can be found in what part of Romanesque churches?
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Caravaggio
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In her painting Judith and the Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, Artemisia Gentileschi demonstrates the close influence of
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Fertility
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In Jan van Eyck's The Arnolfini Portrait, the woman is wearing a green dress to symbolize
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nude classical goddess
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The influence of Neoplatonism would be most likely when, in a painting, a Renaissance artist highlights a
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stained glass
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One feature that set Gothic architecture apart from Romanesque was the extensive use of
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government buildings
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The first Christian churches were patterned after basilicas that were used by the Romans as
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The wealthy merchant class
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In the seventeenth century, in the Netherlands, the major patrons of paintings were
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the French court and aristocracy
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With its decorative and sensual qualities, the Rococo style was particularly suited to the extravagant and often frivolous life of
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Linear Perspective
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Masaccio's The Holy Trinity fresco is considered to be the first painting based on the systematic use of
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Greek Sculpture
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Michelangelo's David has a naturalistic pose, set in contrapposto, demonstrating the influence of
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question
krater
answer
the vessels handled shape used for mixing ceremonial beverages
question
classical art
answer
emphasizes rational simplicity, order and restrained emotion
question
Venus De Medici
answer
this figure represents feminine ideal and influenced many works
question
Roman copy of a Hellenistic work
answer
Lacoon Group
question
Roman Culture affected
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1) system of law and government 2) calendar 3) festivals 4) religion 5) languages
question
catacombs
answer
underground burial chambers
question
Byzantine Art
answer
question
featured imaginative stone carvings that are an intergral part of the architecture
answer
Romanesque Churches
question
Romanesque
answer
a style of European architecture from the 9th to the 12th centuries with round arches and barrel vaults
question
Gothic
answer
a style in Western Europe characterized by pointed arches, ribbed vaults, and flying buttresses
question
basilica
answer
Roman town hall with 3 aisles and an apse at one or both ends. Christians used this form for their churches.
question
Humanism
answer
philisophical, literary, and artistic movement
question
Giotto Di Bondone "Lamentation"
answer
portrayed feelings and physical nature of human beings. his innovative depictions of light, space, and mass, gave a new sense of realism.
question
genre paintings
answer
depict everday life
question
Baroque
answer
17th century period in Europe characterized in the visual arts by dramatic light and shade, turbulent composition, and pronounced emotional expression
question
Renaissance
answer
a renewed interest in human-centered classical art, literature, and learning
question
Rococo
answer
a style used in interior decoration and painting in france and southern germany using small scale, oranate decoration, pastel colors, asymmetrical curves
question
Foreshortening
answer
In The Conversion of Saint Paul, Caravaggio created drama though the high contrast of lights and dark and the use of extreme
question
Counter- Reformation
answer
Many Baroque characteristics developed as propaganda for the
question
Roman Culture
answer
Portrait Head of an Old Man is an example of
question
the Parthenon
answer
Which building was designed to honor the goddess of wisdom and prudent warfare?
question
Notre-Dame de Chartre
answer
Which of these structures is Gothic?
question
Ireland
answer
The meeting of decorative nomadic style and Christianity can be seen most clearly in illustrated books from
question
over the central doorway
answer
The first large sculptures since Roman times can be found in what part of Romanesque churches?
question
Caravaggio
answer
In her painting Judith and the Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, Artemisia Gentileschi demonstrates the close influence of
question
Fertility
answer
In Jan van Eyck's The Arnolfini Portrait, the woman is wearing a green dress to symbolize
question
nude classical goddess
answer
The influence of Neoplatonism would be most likely when, in a painting, a Renaissance artist highlights a
question
stained glass
answer
One feature that set Gothic architecture apart from Romanesque was the extensive use of
question
government buildings
answer
The first Christian churches were patterned after basilicas that were used by the Romans as
question
The wealthy merchant class
answer
In the seventeenth century, in the Netherlands, the major patrons of paintings were
question
the French court and aristocracy
answer
With its decorative and sensual qualities, the Rococo style was particularly suited to the extravagant and often frivolous life of
question
Linear Perspective
answer
Masaccio's The Holy Trinity fresco is considered to be the first painting based on the systematic use of
question
Greek Sculpture
answer
Michelangelo's David has a naturalistic pose, set in contrapposto, demonstrating the influence of
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