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Art 1440 - STandard of Ur, (Sumerian)2600 bc: WAR SIDE and...

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STandard of Ur, (Sumerian)2600 bc: WAR SIDE and Peace side Left to right at the bottom Maybe starts at top left Meeting Middle of the 2 nd looks like a fight- war Skin indicates losers Could be progressive
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Party/ maybe sacrificial ritual WAR SIDE VS OTHER PIC War side is more orderly, (other) is much more dynamic and brutal(concentration on blood/sweat) SCULPTURE Akkadian ruler 2250-2200 bc Bronze sculpture Very valuable Cut out eye and ear by soldiers Very detailed Victory Stele of Naram-Sin (Akkadian); Iran 2250-2220 bc (7’)
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Godking Not in picture…his soldiers climbing the hill….landscape lines “BUNS OF STEEL?”- WHAT THE HELL? Naram sin is the name of the king Enemy in wimpy pose Gudea 2100 bc (non-sumerian);Diorite 2’5”
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Kind of ruler that builds temples Left statues of himself at the temples Two ribbons symbolize two rivers – tigris and ? Naked shoulder- powerful right arm Some statues show him with the plan for the temple on his lap Hoped to get lots of protection and food Material- diorite- very hard stone
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2008 for the course ART 1440 taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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Art 1440 - STandard of Ur, (Sumerian)2600 bc: WAR SIDE and...

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