EXAM III study Guide

EXAM III study Guide - History of World Art Exam III Study...

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History of World Art: Exam III Study Guide Chapter 16: Early Medieval Art Sutton Hoo Purse Cover, Anglo-Saxon (ship burial) Suffolk England 625 - Four symmetrically arranged group of figures make up lower row, end: a man standing between two beasts. Center: two eagles attacking ducks - Both examples the animals/men fit together like puzzle pieces - Figures above, outside: clear and linear in style middle: turn into animal figures Animal Head, Oseberg Ship (Viking Ship Burial) Norway 825 - Viking art dealt a lot with wood, like there ships - Expressing energy, gracefully curving lines Chi –Rho Page, Manuscript (book of kells) Scotland - Greatest achievement of hiberno-saxon art, most elaborately decorated of their gospel books. - Written in Iona or closely related to Irish monastery - Represent Anglo-Saxon metalwork Cross and Carpet Page England 660-680 - cross between Christian imagery and animal interlace - serpents and other animals interlace each other - dominated motif of the inscribed cross
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This test prep was uploaded on 03/17/2009 for the course ART 1300 taught by Professor Mikash,lin during the Spring '07 term at Colorado.

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