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Aegean Art Study Guide Stokstad Chapter 4, pgs 89-111 Gardner Chapter 4, pgs 98-115 Key Personalities Heinrich Schliemann was called the “Father of Greek Archaeology;” he excavated the sites of Troy and Mycenae. Sir Arthur Evans excavated and reconstructed sections of the Palace of Knossos on Crete. Homer was the ancient author of the epic the Iliad , which is the literary account of the Trojan War. Harriet Boyd was the American archaeologist who excavated the Minoan site of Gournia, assisted in the excavation by Edith Hall . Vocabulary Beehive tombs Citadel Corbelled vault Faience Megaron Niello Palace complexes Relative chronology Repousse Rhyton Sculpture in the round Shaft graves Votive figures Historical Evidence 1. Describe the major sites where Aegean art has been discovered. 2. What earlier culture influenced the chronology established on Crete? Interpretation and Meaning 1. How does the legend of the Minotaur relate to Minoan art and architecture? 2.
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2011 for the course ART 101 taught by Professor Helm during the Spring '11 term at DeVry Austin.

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