Unformatted text preview: c Named Minoans after king Minos c No wall surrounding protection-strong naval fleet -Bull-leaping, Palace at Knossos; Crete, Greece c Laid down a layer or plaster, while it was wet he painted on top of it c Artist must be very skilled c chemical bond that makes it adhere to the wall much better c What we see? Bull, 3 figures; whites are female, red is male. c Grad onto horns and flip over, grab onto middle and finish flip, then land on the ground • Seeing a sequential motion c Pinched waste -Spring Fresco c Fresco painting; paint on top of plaster c Walls decorated with a landscape c Terrain looks like it is moving; smooth softer curving line. Indicates moving c Colors: yellow, red, blue; not in natural landscape c No realistic idea of space c In good condition because of volcanic ash that's covering it -Octopus jar c Primitive c Octopus is depicted c Symbolic of Minoans c Curved line used...
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This note was uploaded on 09/10/2009 for the course ARH 252 taught by Professor Andreataylor during the Spring '08 term at Alabama.
- Spring '08