Art 4409-September 29

Art 4409-September 29 - ART 469$ «a Early Greek Art Mir...

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Unformatted text preview: ART 469$ «a Early Greek Art Mir oar; sanctua hyton, MM [[1, Zakm Temple tomb," Knossos his, vx~' 4» ~ («nu-«z unrle QTVDVNAA: Jim :,.uu 9A5 MAN~f CHAzAc-ceusnc‘a OF A fiANLwAM The Palaikast ' ”l<ouios" Skoteino Cave After luanni51970, 327 > V ,. c Palaikas’cro = LM IA~B ca.14..O Lavelsl-IV I ' -~ 7 I " l 1“"! “(Hun N z. #:2néézc;ar::55 (animal map-m 2. Terrace (dopiessinn ' 3. Madam “a” no“) a. 532’!" mm slur-amped tom-(ion a, First rock man 9 "mar mom -not until Neolithic , people used cave .this cave goes down and into the earth -Palaikastro is a town at the eastern end of Crete, no palace —some though deities lived beneath them, underworld,'Chthonic -k0uros=male youth. word from later Greek. type of statue deities -youthful male figure with arms up, gesture associated with -projections of rock masses throughout cave Te'iEiOUS WOFShiP -in another cave, not here, dozens of golden double axes were 'found broken, Shattered found, sign of wealth -made of hippo teeth ivory -18” high -hair is done in serpentine stone -was clothed in gold foil -reconstruction —eyes would have been inlaid ~feet would have socket into a stand -necklace, loin cloth, dagger-9a” gold -multiple pieces -have found just body parts of figurines in tombs, possible offerings of body parts to heal certain isolated ailments —excavated by the British -building 5 is important -inhabited in later periods gee, - associated with Zeus, King -famous for Zeus cult, Hymn -sanctuary of Dikte with Diktaian Zeus -does the kouros represent youthful male god, Zeus? BUlLDlNGS Amen... Building 5 Palalkastro -smal| courtyard in front of building -statue was found shattered in the courtyard —the legs were found inside the building -the statue was burned -possible situation: hit figure and hit it against door jamb and legs were buried inside —there was a destruction here so maybe invaders destroyed it wanting to destroy their god 6 Palaikawtm "koums” Palaikastro LMlA~B .1 O -incised brow -serpentine hair, highly detailed —intricate pattern with the hair, braid n 5 Palaikast The Palaikastm "kouros" Palaikastro LMlA—B C3 7450 goddesses, Knossos, u.r- m use? -found just north of throne room -cust, stone lined pit -3 found here The Palaikastro “kouros” Palaikastro LMlA—B Ca. 1 I 50 MM”! (@1650) -burn mark -high detail: veining in the arms -would have used bronze tools Sna ke goddess Knossos MM 1 l l c3465 BCE -ntua| ~ an, -fashion: long dress, highly patterned, wasp waist, flounced skirt, apron -feli’ne hate and hold snakes -snakes in ground, remember chthonic deities -faience=pottery style, shiny glaze, technique common in Egypt —Egyptians had similar thing with animals so this could be a possible adaption mmfifiwmfiifl‘" I "m 'w ra ndstand F resco,rKnlossos, LMIA ca. 15100) HAWLszm z-mimature fresco —northwest part of palace close to court -fragmentary -reconstructed -large three part structure with horns of consecration and columns; three partite shrine like in the courtyard —tables of offerings -white ground/pavement -structure surrounded by women in the type of dress seen on the figurine in the previous slide -similar Egyptian depictions of gender; women with white skin and men with brown or red skin -women’s roles in worship seem to be important -surrounded by a crap load of men why its called grandstand may are-Egg. «m Sacra crave Fresco, Knossos, LMlA(ca.1SOO) mm m mmmm - Knossos LMlA ca. 1500 -from same area as the grandstand fresco -causeways and groups of people, no one on the causeways -groups are divided by causeways -large groups of men, in profile wearing loin cloths and daggers -women in traditional dress, not many, gestures of epiphany -group of undifferentiated women around tree -how do Minoans perceive space in art, perspective ag‘hla Haida MM'HEFWQ‘MGKTW L _ -best 77 7 7 777777777" —located close to Phaistos along mountain ridge, V2 hour Walk mo preserved 0" the Western side away lo cotufrt' so maYbe it had a different Purpose . ~ cus or ind -Haghia Triada is smaller than Phaistos mostly nice at? _thought to be summer villa p ments —excavated by Italians -numerous phases of occupation —just studying 1700—1450 ,1 R038” thra Triada Official apamen’c "Royal Villa” Haghia Triada -rooms at bottom on west side, 8—19 are not so nice, possible servants’ quarters _ . . S ots -hil| collapsed so missing some parts 'Stm have up to the cemng m some p . . is ve nice -at least two stories because have staircases 'at threShold Stone ry rooms 38925 are nice wealthy apartments -a number of pier-and—door constructions a, 2‘: “ ,‘..".' “A, ‘ -Mfl—LQ;\E PAWNQ; 0N P'Ubofi -5€NCH PDQ VOFH‘RN 6 : Rm -in'a -egmmec Hfflx ~6£ANO €NTP—ANCE 'FWEsTONE MMVYWUC W‘EQS Maagg <0? bueNWb 77, “xx/WEEK W006 6 flax/\M‘ED (WW mfix’r ...
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