Dropbox Assignment: Why is the Fountain Art?
Making Sense of Marcel Duchamp
Each question is worth 25 points. You must develop your ideas clearly to earn full credit.
Answers must be written in complete sentences. Although you will no
1. Naturalism: a descriptive approach to the visual world that seeks to imitate natural
2. Votive figure: figure or image to be offered or dedicated in
accordance with a
3. Matriarchal religion (matriarchy): a system
Color Wheel: a circle with different colored sectors used to show the relationship between
Salon: an annual exhibition of the work of living artists held by the Royal Academy of Painting
and Sculpture in Paris from 1648, originally in t
Christine de Pizan: (1363 c. 1430) was a Venetian-born late medieval author who
challenged misogyny and stereotypes prevalent in the late medieval culture.
Black Death: the great epidemic of a disease thought to be bubonic plague, which kille