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  1. Art History

    The grid-like Hippodamian plan is similar to that of the City of Machu Picchu City of Nan Madol Palace at Versailles Forbidden City I think it's Machu Picchu, if not, Nan Madol. My lesson/textbook does not address anything about this (they don't even

    asked by Max on March 5, 2019
  2. Art History

    During the 1940s and 1950s, when non-representational art was considered the artistic “mainstream,” this artist departed from the trend by representing the female nude: Jackson Pollock Helen Frankenthaler Willem de Kooning Mark Rothko I think it is

    asked by Maya on March 27, 2016
  3. Art History

    Which of the following is NOT one of the three main periods of Greek sculpture? a. Archaic b. Classical c. Hellenistic d. Corinthian

    asked by Anonymous on February 5, 2018
  4. Art History

    In what way is the story of "The Qorikancha" temple evident in Jaune Quick-To-See Smith's "Trade (Gifts for Trading Land with White People)"? Symbolism in "Trade" relays how native culture was co-opted by Europeans Elements of the creator god Viracocha's

    asked by Max on January 6, 2019
  5. art history

    Which artist chose graffiti for creative expression? 1)martin maloney 2)tom hunter 3)keith haring

    asked by Tab on March 18, 2011
  6. Art History

    Which is the inspiration for the Farnese ceiling? A. Michelangelo’s Sistine Ceiling B. Bernini’s Cornaro Chapel C. Gaulli’s frescoes in Il Gesu D. Mantegna’s Camera Picta I think it's A, but not certain

    asked by Pat on November 22, 2014
  7. Art History

    Cameo portraits were usually a. carved from marble b. done in profile c. used for sealing letters*** d. made in one color

    asked by Anonymous on April 25, 2018
  8. Art History

    In the Doric order, which of the following are alternating panels in the frieze, which are sometimes sculpted? A. Metopes B. Triglyphs C. Palmettes D. Volutes My textbook says it's A and B. So I am really confused on this one.

    asked by Pat on November 14, 2014
  9. art history

    1. the center of the Renaissance 2. written backwards 3. da Vinci apprenticed for this person 4. innovative High Renaissance architect 5. the quintessential Universal man 6. city where da Vinci painted The Last Supper 2. Codex Leiceister 3. Donato Bramante

    asked by bekah on June 23, 2014
  10. art history

    Which of Michelangelo's sculptures is a metaphor for courage, determination, and strength?

    asked by logan on May 20, 2014
  11. art history

    Imagine that you are a prehistoric artist and write a 350 to 500 word story explaining why you are an artist and what the purpose of your art is. Be clear about what time period and location you are from. You may do research about prehistoric art, but be

    asked by Help!! on August 14, 2012
  12. Art History

    What piece of art is probably the most recognized piece of Greek sculpture? a. Aphrodite of Melos*** b. Winged Victory of Samothrace c. The Laocoon d. Boy Strangling a Goose

    asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2018
  13. Art History

    what generalization can be made from the following statement? The most familiar ordinary items we see and use on a daily basis can and do provide a sense of visual satisfaction. A. art is present in daily life*** B. always pay attention C. daily life is

    asked by GummyBears18 on August 17, 2016
  14. Art History

    According to Robert Venturi, what is wrong with the International Style of architecture? A. It is too heterogeneous. B. It is too complex. C. It is too contradictory. D. It is too inflexible. My textbook says is A, B, and C. So I am totally confused

    asked by Pat on November 29, 2014
  15. art history

    This work by the Renaissance sculptor Donatello brought together antiquity and modernity by doing what? showing a biblical figure in a classical pose depicting a tale from mythology in a religious setting infusing emotion into a traditional subject

    asked by dianni on November 2, 2018
  16. Art History

    Connexus 8th Grade A. Babylon B. The Lotus Bloom C. Pottery D. Hanging Gardens of Babylon E. Relief Sculpture F. The Phoenicians G. The Ishtar Gate H. The Persians I. Persopolis J. The Assyrians Fill in the blank with the term or letter of the term that

    asked by Wolfie554 on October 20, 2017
  17. Art History

    What has Egyptian art taught about the ancient Egyptians’ religious beliefs? (Select all that apply.) -They believed that the body needed to be preserved intact after death so that it could be used in the afterlife. -They believed that only real food,

    asked by Donny on October 30, 2019
  18. art history

    1. During the ______, the writings and art of Ancient Greeks were rediscovered. 2. ______ is the study of religious faith, practice and experience. 3. Renaissance thinkers promoted _______, individualism, and secularism. 4. _______ is the idea that people

    asked by bekah on June 23, 2014
  19. art history

    Compare and contrast the art and sculpture of Meso-America and Africa. In your discussion, include the purposes for this art and sculpture.

    asked by rosie on May 27, 2011
  20. art history

    Read the sentence. This painting by Sandro Botticelli was different from many great works by his contemporaries because it did not rely on mathematical _[blank]_. Which option most accurately completes the sentence? contrast perspective contrapposto

    asked by dianni on November 2, 2018
  21. Art History

    One of the most prominent features of any Greek building is its . a. entryways b. roof c. columns***d. scale

    asked by Anonymous on January 10, 2018
  22. Art History

    Name the two major changes that affected european art in the eighteenth century. My art book doesn't exactly point out or focus on two changes. I would go with the French Revolution, but I'm not sure what the other change would be. After it talks about

    asked by Nikki on May 3, 2017
  23. Art History

    The top rock on a dolmen is called the: A. bridge B. Henge C. Capstone D. Cairn I think it's C., but not sure

    asked by Pat on November 8, 2014
  24. Art history

    Painting : Sixtus in appointing platina as prefect of the Vatican Can you tell me more about this painting, for example, 1) the character of Sixtus IV and his favoritism 2) How Renaissance is illustrated in the painting 3) How Humanist is illutrated.

    asked by Yvette on August 9, 2010

    Realism by 1860 had lost its political meaning and became also known as A.genre B.naturalism C.minimalism D.humanism its not genra, that is a type or catagory of the form of painting. naturalism is appearence to imitate nature minimalism sounds right to me

    asked by dean on February 5, 2009

    Romantic sensibility considered nature lonely, eerie, thrilling and even terrifying. true or false I believe it is true

    asked by cindy on February 5, 2009
  27. art history

    Realism by 1860 had lost its political meaning and became also known as A.genre B.naturalism C.minimalism D.humanism

    asked by dean on February 5, 2009
  28. Art History

    What is the most likely reason why the Roman's made copies of original works of Greek art? a. to try and claim them as their own b. Because of their beauty**** c. in an attempt to improve on them d. they did not make copies of them

    asked by Anonymous on February 5, 2018
  29. Art History

    Which of the following best characterizes the new kingdom? A. Political strength and cultural change in Egypt. B. It represents the period when Egyptian culture began to decline. C. It was a period during which the arts thrived despite the political

    asked by Renee on December 12, 2017
  30. Art History

    What types of objects are typically found in the tombs of Egyptian rulers? A. commonplace items for everyday use B. rare objects and books from foreign lands C. only objects made of gold D. colossal stone figures of threatening figures, such as lions,

    asked by Anonymous on December 6, 2017
  31. Art History

    Name four concepts or subjects on which Renaissance artists based their works. I wrote: religion, linear perspective, humanism, and classicism. I saw many different concept or art styles in that time period so I wasn't sure exactly what to put down. Is

    asked by Nikki on May 3, 2017
  32. Art History

    1.which inference can be made of the following statement? art is the difference between seeing and just identifying. need to see it to believe it B. don't believe everything you see C. to understand art you must look deeper*** D. art is ordinary (I

    asked by GummyBears18 on August 10, 2016
  33. Art history

    Write a 350- to 500-word story about being a prehistoric artist. I don't know what to write about can u please help me.

    asked by Catrina on October 27, 2015
  34. Art History

    I have to answer some questions about the artwork "Last supper" from the Rossano Gosepl but i need help cause i am really confused. 1) What message or meaning do you think this artwork conveys? 2) why is this artist an important one to know historically 3)

    asked by S.S on October 18, 2015
  35. Art History

    A. Pyramid B.Propaganda C.Babylonians D.Cuneiform E.Gudea of Lagash F.Ziggurat G.Amorites H. Clay I.The Sumerians J.Mesopotamia 1. Ancient region of Southwest Asia between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. 2. They invented the wheel 3. Sumerian writing

    asked by dee on October 5, 2015
  36. Art History

    In linear perspective, all parallel lines converge at a(n): A. orthogonal. B. vanishing point. C. horizon line. D. picture plane. OK, my textbook says it both A and C so I am totally confused.

    asked by Pat on November 22, 2014
  37. Art History

    Which civilization had the most fortifications? A. Cycladic B. Minoan C. Mycenaean D. Harappan I think it's C.

    asked by Pat on November 14, 2014
  38. Art History

    Which of the following best describes the meaning of "upper" Paleolithic? A. The earliest part B. The latest part C. From Northern Europe D. The highest elevation I think it's D., but not sure.

    asked by Pat on November 7, 2014
  39. art history

    why would an artist choose to use harmony in a piece of artwork? create drama within a piece create an average subject that seems dynamic create an impression that the artist is troubled gave a pleasant feeling within the piece that all

    asked by Baxie on October 9, 2014
  40. art history

    1. art enabled new understandings in this field (the protestant reformation) 2. credited with being the founder of Renaissance painting in the Netherlands distance 3. his most famous painting depicts sin and redemption (genre) 4. he brought Germany into

    asked by bekah on June 23, 2014
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    1. Art enabled new understandings in this field 2. Credited with being the founder of Renaissance painting in the Netherlands 3. his most famous painting depicts sin and redemptionhe 4. brought Germany into the mainstream of Renaissance art 5. objects

    asked by bekah on June 23, 2014
  42. Art History

    What may have been one cause for the relative lack of artistic production in Florence during the High Renaissance (after the death of Lorenzo), and the relative increased artistic production in Rome during this period?

    asked by Carl on February 24, 2013
  43. Art History

    How is "Liberty Leading the People" similar to "Coronation of Napoleon"? How do they differ?

    asked by Sarah on November 12, 2011
  44. art history

    Even though the art in the Renaissance and Baroque periods was not totally religiously oriented as had been the case before 1400, there was still much artistic effort put forth toward the creation of beautiful religious pieces. Explain why this influence

    asked by linda on September 24, 2011
  45. art history

    pretend that you are entering charters catheral through the central portal. you want to get to the apse what parts of the plan might you traverse in order to get there? describe what you will see on the way.

    asked by carmen on July 16, 2011
  46. art history

    please i need help my question is about the play of Sheridan (The Rivals ) i want critical analysis of act 3 scene 2 in the play and the soliloquy in this act ?

    asked by sOoOma on January 6, 2011
  47. Art history

    What were the key goals of the Italian, Dutch, and Spanish Baroque art periods?

    asked by AL 87 on January 24, 2010
  48. Art history

    briefly compare stone/ bronze age including two objects ...(technique,function) ... thank you very much.... I need it by next week :P ...only one a4 is enough she said

    asked by Alex-Z on September 27, 2007
  49. art history

    in the painting "Adoration of the shepherds with st. catherine of alexandria," where is st. catherine and who is that baby? can you tell me who the characters are in the picture? The baby is Christ. The three gents up front are shepards. The glowing mom is

    asked by naila on April 9, 2007
  50. Art History

    A container is decorated with images of Egyptian gods and placed inside a tomb. What is the likely function of this object, given what you know about Egyptian culture? This container was probably designed to protect the internal organs of the dead during

    asked by Honey Rogue on May 22, 2019
  51. Art History

    Which of the following did the development of linear perspective allow artists to do? A show human anatomy B print three-dimensional images on a flat surface C create more exact technical drawings D build domes with precise

    asked by Ya Boi on March 22, 2019
  52. Art History

    I have the following question to write an essay about: How did the development of academics in France and England change the way artists were taught from earlier academics and create a new style? What was this new style? In my book it never mentioned the

    asked by Pam on December 13, 2018
  53. Art history

    How was Michelangelo’s experience while creating the Sistine Chapel ceiling unique at the time? (Select all that apply.) He was highly instrumental in the design. He used oil paints instead of fast-drying tempera. He had difficulty convincing the church

    asked by dianni on November 2, 2018
  54. Art history

    What are some of the reasons it’s so difficult to pinpoint individual artists names in African art? Requires a brief answer consisting of A few sentences or a listing

    asked by Joy on October 22, 2018
  55. Art history

    Describe the great serpent mound and some things that were found there

    asked by Joy on October 22, 2018
  56. Art History

    What is the most likely reason why the Romans made copies of original copies of Greek art? a. To try and claim it as their own*** b. Because of their great beauty c. In an attempt to improve on them d. They did not make copies.

    asked by Anonymous on February 6, 2018
  57. Art History

    Describe the basis (theories and ideals) of the following movements: a) surrealism, b) dada, c) cubism, d) minimalism. Is this okay? Surrealism is an art movement that pushes artists away from working with logic when creating art, and instead work with

    asked by Nikki on June 16, 2017
  58. art history

    in the painting the wedding, each person is a

    asked by Anonymous on November 2, 2016
  59. art history

    in the painting the wedding, each person is a

    asked by Anonymous on November 2, 2016
  60. Art History

    What idea did halos on the heads of Pichore's main subjects emphasize? 1. plentiful wisdom 2. Exceptional power 3. Divine connection 4. extraordinary creativity (My Correct answer)

    asked by Rosa Guadalupe de las Fuentes on February 19, 2016
  61. Art history

    presence suggested by the light in Leonardo da Vinci's paintings

    asked by Anonymous on November 27, 2015
  62. Art history

    Do i have to write about an artist for my poject on prehistoric history

    asked by Catrina on October 27, 2015
  63. Art History

    What are the main differences between Cycladic and typical Mycenaean art?

    asked by Annie on June 7, 2015
  64. Art History

    What were some propaganda works of art in Baroque and Rococo periods?

    asked by Jill on May 5, 2015
  65. art history

    Any help on this question? Which of the following pairs of biblical symbols stand for divinely sanctioned authority? a. lamb and dove b. nimbus and orant figure c. keys and chi-rho symbol d. palm leaves and shepard I'm really not sure so any direction or

    asked by anne on December 7, 2014
  66. Art History

    Which of the following is a specialist in ritual that opens the lines of communication between the supernatural and human worlds? A. Diviner B. Oba C. Iyoba D. Oni I think it's A.

    asked by Pat on November 23, 2014
  67. Art History

    Where did Gothic Architecture begin? A. Île-de-France B. Burgundy C. Tuscany D. Southern England I am torn between A & B

    asked by Pat on November 22, 2014
  68. art history

    Hello! I just need help in confirming/denying my own answers. For wrong answers, any assistance would be appreciated. These are study questions for an upcoming test so guidance would be EXTREMELY helpful. THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU :) 1. The Sanctuary

    asked by kailey on November 17, 2014
  69. Art History

    An influence on the bowl with kufic border from Samarkand is: A. Chinese porcelain. B. Korean celadon. C. Greek pottery. D. Byzantine mosaic. I think it's D. Am I right?

    asked by Pat on November 16, 2014
  70. Art History

    Who ruled Byzantium in its first “golden age”? A. Constantine B. Charlemagne C. Justinian D. Muhammad II My text mentions but A and C, but I am leaning towards A.

    asked by Pat on November 16, 2014
  71. Art History

    Islamic architects commonly use which of the following elements in mosques? frescoes that depict humankind's relationship to Allah pyramidal bases that raise the mosque above other buildings crenellated towers that protect the mosque against attack

    asked by Anthony on November 15, 2014
  72. Art History

    One fundamental change that marks the beginning of the Neolithic period is: A. year-found settlements. B. use of the bow and arrow. C. weaving D. use of stone tools I think it's A, but not sure.

    asked by Pat on November 8, 2014
  73. Art History

    According to Aldous Huxley, which process does the act of seeing NOT involve?

    asked by Vinyl on October 22, 2014
  74. art history

    what are the causes of the pilgrimage of grace?

    asked by Anonymous on September 19, 2014
  75. art history

    A mastaba is:

    asked by jay on July 16, 2014
  76. Art History

    The question says "Review what you learned about Stonehenge and the cave paintings that were found in Spain by the two boys. Which is a greater achievement of these time periods?" Who are the two boys? I can't seem to find anything about them in my

    asked by Kylee on February 28, 2014
  77. art history

    paleolithic cultures, cavepaining,talismanic sculpture, Mesolithic cultures,mesolithic,jerricho catal,huyuk stonehenge

    asked by elliot miller on January 29, 2014
  78. Art History

    Hello, I'm looking for any articles that relate to Michelangelo's Pieta in St. Peter's Rome. I would prefer .edu or .gov websites. I need to write a paper on the history and the meaning. Thanks so much!

    asked by Laurel on November 18, 2013
  79. art history

    What is the Etruscan influence on Roman, Byzantine and Romanesque visual culture?

    asked by kate on April 30, 2013
  80. art history

    According to the lesson, most African art was created for all of these purposes EXCEPT:

    asked by Kristen on April 8, 2013
  81. Art History

    During the early 20th century, Americans saw themselves as different than Europeans and used art to reflect this idea. true or false?

    asked by Christine on November 13, 2012
  82. art history

    his enormous bulk, his red sash, his long beard, and his pointed teeth.

    asked by rodney on October 17, 2012
  83. art history

    Discuss how the Italo-Byzantine sense can be seen as an evident in Berlinghieri’s St. Francis Altarpiece

    asked by tiffany on July 26, 2012
  84. art history

    Which country in northern Europe became the center for painters

    asked by Anonymous on April 17, 2012
  85. art history

    how did monasticism and feudalism differ? give two examples

    asked by anna on April 9, 2012
  86. art history

    How would you compare and contrast the northern and southern style temple?

    asked by melissa on March 15, 2012
  87. Art History

    What are the three major forms of printmaking that were developed after the printing press was invented? Name the artist responsible for first creating prints as a new art form

    asked by Jacqueline on February 6, 2012
  88. Art History

    Can anyone tell me the styles of the Prehistoric Art Period, Art of ancient near east, art of ancient aegean, and ancient egyptian art?????

    asked by Rebecca on October 23, 2011
  89. art history

    Discuss the ideological and visual differences between Renaissance Art and Baroque Art. (think in terms of, for example, religion, society, and scientific discoveries)

    asked by katie on October 16, 2011
  90. Art History

    How does Perugino's work represent the ideas of Humanism and the Renaissance?

    asked by Becca on September 17, 2011
  91. art history

    4. What steps do you believe Samuel Adams and Thomas Hutchinson took toward becoming individuals and which steps ultimately made them such important historical figures?

    asked by Anonymous on July 31, 2011
  92. Art History

    What are three distant characteristics by which to recognize the difference between Bronze Age Aegean, Greek, Etruscan, And Roman Art? (Especially in Sculpture)

    asked by Emily on July 7, 2011
  93. art history

    two kinds of shapes when an object is placed in a picture plane area are called

    asked by Anonymous on June 10, 2011
  94. Art History

    Help please... What do you believe the amphitheater in Pompeii reveals about the culture that created it?

    asked by Alex on April 30, 2011
  95. Art History

    In my art history assignmnet it says this now choose your favorite of the architectural site at Pompeii. So please help me to find a pompii site. or give me that wibsite. Thanks

    asked by Alex on April 28, 2011
  96. art history

    name four concepts or subjects on which renaissance artists based their works

    asked by kevin on December 28, 2010
  97. Art History

    7. Compare the naturalism of Chinese art of the 10th to 12th centuries with the Western Romanesque art of the same time period. Use the Guanyin Bodhisattva, the handscroll, Ladies Preparing Newly Woven Silk, and the landscape paintings for specific

    asked by Sherry on December 8, 2010
  98. art history

    Orientalism and Postcolonial. I am going to write an essay around 2000 - 3000 words academic essay on Orientalism and Postcolonial. I need some advices and suggestion for some thesis that I have to pay attention on, and I will appreciate if someone can

    asked by Cheuk on December 1, 2010
  99. art history

    How might the Romans have sought to create believable images in their sculptural works, and how do the Roman works compare with the ones that we ha already studied?

    asked by Anonymous on November 22, 2010
  100. art history

    Im writing a paper on Van Gogh's cypress tree painting. I have a lot of information but is still not long enough. I was wondering if anybody knows any information that I can include. I have read that cypress trees are associated with fire, mist and sea-how

    asked by Anonymous on November 3, 2010


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