Unformatted text preview: Fig 2.7 – Vultures take heads while the victorious watch. Rulers start to increase their size in the hierarchy of size because of the relationship they think they have with God. This piece is also narrative. Fig 2.8a - War side of Ur from tomb. Ruler and King blessed by God. Fig 2.8b - Peace side of Ur. 2600BCE. Wood inlaid and red limestone. Fig 2.10 - sound box of lyre tomb. First to show animals acting like humans. (What is it made out of?) Questions-Evaluate the stylistic and formal visual aspects of later Mesopotamian art and its iconography.-Identify cultures that ruled the Mesopotamian regions throughout early history-Critically evaluate the role of art and power in different near east civilizations from this period.-Evaluate architecture in different civilizations in near east cultures....
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- Spring '08
- Mesopotamia, Fig, Sumer, Donner, later Mesopotamian art