Humanities Final Exam

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Humanites Art Terms


 
  
Created Dec 16, 2009
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bayeux tapestry
 
depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England as well as the events...
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Byzantine style
 
emperor Justinian; Byzatine architects favored the Greek cross plan by which all four arms...
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Italian Renaissance style
 
-Remarkable achievement in arts & creativity -Built upon classical styles &...
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Brunelleschi
 
his dome consists of two octagonal shells..incorporates eight curved panels joined by massive...
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Linear, one point perspective:
 
an ingenious tool for the tranlation of three dimensional space into a two dimensional...
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genre painting 
 
art depicting scenes from everyday life
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Fresco:
 
a method of painting walls or ceiling surfaces with fresh moist lime plaster
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Da Vinci 
 
: known as a Renaissance man as he was very well rounded an versed in various aspects...
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Raphael 
 
 known for his accuracy and incisiveness Famous art pieces: The Alba Madonna or Madonna...
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Michaelangelo 
 
architect, poet,painter, and engineer; overthrew many traditional constraints, minimizing...
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Ghiberti 
 
: early Renaissance sculpture and metal working Famous pieces: Florentine Baptistry...
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Donatello
 
: Early Renaissance sculptor Famous pieces : David [Bronze full round statue:...
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Botticelli
 
Famous Pieces:La Primavera (Birth of Venus) 1482
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Northern Renaissance style 
 
Not as oriented to classicism & Christianity -intense visual realism” -Western Christianity...
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Van Eyck 
 
: perfected the art of oil painting; realism…religious manuscripts and panel...
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Bosch
 
: detailed the fallability of mankind, its moral struggle and its apocalyptic destiny...
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Brueghel the Elder
 
concerned with human folly; concerned with the happenings of   Famous pieces: Blind...
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Gothic Cathedral style
 
3 elements: pointed arch, ribbed vault, stained glass
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Baroque style 
 

-Extravagant ornamental decoration” (Fiero)
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Bernini
 

Famous pieces: David fig10.6, Ecstasy of St. Teresa Fig. 10.1
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Vermeer
 
light and color; realism; landscape Famous pieces:The Milk Maid Fig. 10.14
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Rembrandt
 
: landscape & religious themes; premier portraitist Famous pieces: Self Portrait...
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Rubens
 
Italy, England, France Rape of Daughters of Leucippus 
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Romanesque cathedral style
 
-Round arches and barrel vaults -Massive stone structures -Saint-Sernin, Toulouse...

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