Survey of Art I Mesopotamia terms

Survey of Art I Mesopotamia terms - Survey of Art I FALL...

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Survey of Art I FALL 2011 Moraine Valley Community College Terms and Artworks to Know Mesopotamia Terms • stele • hieratic scale • Mesopotamia • relief • lamassu • Register • cuneiform • ziggurat Works Vessel from Uruk, Iraq 3300-3000 BCE, Sumerian period Stele of Naram-Sin, Susa, Iran 2254-2218 BCE, Akkadian period Nanna Ziggurat, Ur, Iraq 2100-2050 BCE, Neo-Sumerian period Stele of Hammurabi, from Susa, Iran 1792-1750 BCE, Babylonian period Assurnasirpal Hunting Lions, from Nimrud, Iraq 883-859 BCE, Assyrian period Lamassu , Khorsabad, Iraq 720 BCE, Assyrian period Audience Hall (Apadana), Persepolis, Iran (all pictures in the book) 500 BCE, Achaemenid Persian period
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What a Relief! Looking at 4 reliefs from Mesopotamian art 1. Carved Vessel from Uruk, Iraq 3300-3000 BCE, Sumerian period 2. Stele of Naram-Sin, Susa, Iran 2254-2218 BCE, Akkadian period 3, Assurnasirpal Hunting Lions, from Nimrud, Iraq 883-859 BCE, Assyrian period 4. Audience Hall (Apadana), Persepolis, Iran
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course ART 205 taught by Professor Amybabinec during the Fall '11 term at Moraine Valley Community College.

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