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Unformatted text preview: tomb therefore you cannot go inside. Woman of Willendorf and Woman/ Goddess with snakes -Compare the way the body is represented in each work. What does the anatomical treatment tell us about the culture and possible use of the object?-emphasis on breasts and hips -fertility icons-facial features, individuality-role of women has become more important as the goddess now has features-goddess of snakes – more close to naturalistic style Cave of Lascaux, Hall of the Bulls + Bull leaping, Crete/ Minoan-compare the two paintings. What do they suggest about their respective cultures? Are their similarities? Differences? You can consider subject matter, technique, style, location - whatever aspects you consider most crucial....
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2012 for the course AHIS 120g at USC.