ARTHIST - Test 1 Essay Prompts - ONE of these essays will appear on the Thursday ESSAY portion of your Exam You must respond in essay form(intro body

ARTHIST - Test 1 Essay Prompts - ONE of these essays will...

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ONE of these essays will appear on the Thursday ESSAY portion of your Exam. You must respond in essay form (intro, body, conclusion, and complete sentences).A.Compare and contrast the buon fresco technique and medium with the tempera technique and medium. Name the ingredients for each (i.e. pigment mixed with what kind of binder) and describe the steps required for execution, as well as the properties and characteristics of each medium. Be as exhaustive as possible and name at least two examples of artworks (Artist, Title, Date) made via each method (identify the medium of each artwork you include).B.Describe the characteristics of the Proto-Renaissance, especially in comparison to the art and society that came beforeit. Name three artworks (Artist, Title, Date) that exemplify the Proto-Renaissance and explain how they do so. Make sure to discuss at least three different artists and two different media when naming the three artworks. Also explain the religious, social, and cultural influences that made Proto-Renaissance art possible. Be as exhaustive as possible.
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