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A roof or ceiling of masonary constructed on the arch principle
Vault
constructed
representing the likeness of a reconizable human ( or animal) form
Figurative
human or animal
A prehistoric monumnet consisting of a circle of monoliths
Cromlech
prehistoric
a rectangular burial monument in ancient egypt
Mesatba
ancient egypt
In a painting and sculpture having a gerneralized or essential form with only a symbolic resemblance to natural objects
Abstract
natrual objects
A large block of stone that is in all one piece
Monumental
stone
Dromos
A road way that leads to fauls ( circle tomb)
road
it was consturcted in post-and lintal system fuelation and had 2 rows of collun flaked by 2 shorter collums on either side
Hypostyle
2 rows
A technique of painting on the plaster surface or wall or ceiling white it is still damp
Fresco
wall or ceiling
a prehistoric monolith staning alone or grouped with other stones
Menhirt
monolith
earthware or pottery decorated with brightly colored glazes ( orginally from fenza, a city in north itaily)
Faience
pottery or earthware
a large block of stone that is all in one piece used in megalithic structures
monolith
large block
reppersenting natural objects in recaizable form
representational
n objects
the distortion of a representational image to conform to certian artistic conventions or to emphasize a particualr quality
stylization
emphasize
a freestanding sculpture firgures carved or molded in 3 demensions
sculpture in the round
venus in furs
a noveral or scroll shaped disign or a monument usally containing an isporation or heloalic device a rulers name ( as in egypt ??
cartouche
??
to cut designs or letters into a hard surface with sharp int.
incise
sharp
tall tapering four gided pillers endingin a painted rpcalled a crossol royal status
oblisk
4 guided pillers
a mode of sculpture in which an image is developed outward. ( higher or low relife) or inward from a basic plane
relife
basic plane
the representation of objects and figures accuring to stone dercods or beauty rather than real life
idealized
real life
in 2 demintional art the use of value to suggest light and shawdo and thus create the effect of mass and weight . In sculpture the veration of a form by minuplating a pliable material such as clay.
modeling
2 dementional art, sculputre
not representing any known object in nature
nonrepresenelairual
not representing
a large undressed stone used in the construction of prehistoric artifacts
megalith
large
an architectual system in which upright members or posts support horizontial members or linths .
post and lintel
horizontal
flowers that represent lower egypt
papyrus
flowers
written in a script espeically in egypt whose characters are pictory preresentations of objects
hirogliphs
script
windows let in small amounts of light that enhnced the effect of the surface of wall or ceilling while it is still damp
cleresotry
windows
the standared egyption temple called a plynn temple arthe two massive sculping walls.
pylon
temple
ka was the only one aspect of the egytion triple concept of the spirit
ka
spirit