History of Art 106 Chapter 1 Images Waterworn pebble resembling by historyman

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									History of Art 106
Chapter 1: Images:

Waterworn pebble resembling a human face, from Makapansgar, South Africa, 3,000,000
B.C., jasperite, 2 3/4”

Venus of Wllendorf, from Willendorf, Austria, 25,000-20,000 B.C., Limestone, 4 ½ ”

Woman Holding a Bison Horn. Dordogne, France. 25.000-20,000 B.C., Painted
Limestone,1’ 6”

Bison Mounting Female, Le Tuc D’Audobert, France, 15,000-10,000 B. C., Clay, 2’

Bison with Turned Head, La Madeleine, France, 12,000 B.C. , Reindeer Horn, 4”.

Spotted Horses with negative hand prints., Cave painting, Pech-Merle, Lot, France/
22,000 B.C.

Hall of Bulls, Lascaux. Dordogne, France, 15,000-10,000 B.C.

Rhinoceros, wounded man, and disemboweled bison, Cave Painting, Lascauxx,
Dordogne, France, 15,000-10,000 B.C.

Aurochs, horses and rhinoceroses, wall painting in Chauvet Cave, Vallon-Pont-d’Arc,
Ardeche, France, ca. 30,000-28,000 or ca. 15,000- 13,000 BCE. Approx. half life-size.

Human figure, from Ain Ghazal, Jordan, ca. 6750- 6250 BCE. Plaster, painted and inlaid
with cowrie shell and bitumen, 3’ 5 ¼ “.

Deer hunt, detail of a wall painting from Level III, Catal Huyuk, Turkey, ca. 5750 B.C.E.

Landscape with volcanic eruption (?), detail of a wall painting from level VII, Catal
Huyuk, Turkey, ca. 6150 B.C.

Stonehenge, Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, England, 2550-2600 B.C.

Vocaabulary

PALEOLITHIC, MESOLITHIC, NEOLITHIC
REPRESENTATION
PORTRAIT
COMPOSITE FIGURE
NATURALISM
REALISTIC
TWISTED PERSPECTIVE
DESCRIPTIVE
LEGIBLE BODY
NARRATIVE
GROUND LINE
INCISED
RELIEF

MEGALITH
POST AND LINTEL
B.C. – before the common era
C.E. – common era

								
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