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21 Cards in this Set

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(Statue of Demedji and Hennutson) Does this use a technique post-and-lintel method?
no, the stone is not horizontal.
What time period is Statue of Demedji and Hennutsen from?
Ancient Egyptian (c. 2465-26 B. C.)
Much Egyptian art emphasizes a style _____. (also used in Statue of Demedji and Hennutsen)
hierarchical scale
statue of Demedji and Hennutson is from Dynasty _____(hint: #) during the ______.
five, Old kingdom
The sculpture is carved in-the-round of _____, a material that could be quarried locally.
(Section from the "Book of the Dead" of Nany) what period is it from?
c. 1040-945 B.C., Egyptian, WEstern Thebes, Dynasty 21, Reigns of Psensennes 1-3, Third Intermediate Period
who is Nany? (from "Book of the Dead")
a ritual singer for the god Amen-Ra.
From the New Kingdom onward, _________ with a selection of special texts meant to help the deceased were among the grave goods.
small scrolls
Statue of a Kouros (Youth) is from __ period.
How big is the sculpture, considering the time period?
Scholars think that ______ used grid drawings to block out the basic form of the figure
Archaic Greek sculptors
(Statuette of a Veiled and masked dancer) how big is it?
small--> less than a foot tall
The folds of the cloth and its movement as her body sways are a ____ demonstration of the great capabilities.
What material is used to Statuette of a veiled and masked dancer?
artist used ____ method in Statuette of a veiled and masked dancer
lost-wax method
Describe lost-wax method.
require artist to produce the sculpture in several steps
What is the primary characteristic of Hellenistic art?
it sought to involve the viewer through dramatic action and the imitation of nature
Describe the time period of Statue of a Boy
period of the Early Empire.
name the material style used in this work.
bronze, lost-wax
The young boy stands in a naturalistic _______ pose.
young boy wears a Greek cloak called a _____ rather than a Roman style toga.
himation, wrapped around the boy's body