Vocabulary
Name the Artist
Movements
Wild Card!
Architecture
100

Chiaroscuro

strong contrast between light and dark (i.e. Caravaggio).

100

Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin

100

Cezanne, Van Gogh, Matisse.

Impressionist

100

Which one of these pieces is a relief sculpture?

100

Hagia Sophia

200

Flying buttress

A stone arch and its pier that support a roof from a pillar outside the building. Flying buttresses also stabilize a building and protect it from wind sheer.

200

Mary Cassatt

200

Apollonius, Polykleitos, Kallimachos.

Helenistic

200

Lamassu figures originated from this culture.

Assyrian

200

The Sullivan Center (Carson, Pirie, Scott Building) represents what style?

Art Nouveau

300

Impasto

A thick and very visible application of paint on a painting surface

300

Rembrandt

300

Dominique Ingres, Goya, Delacroix.

Romantic

300

Describe the pietà as a subject.

subject in Christian art depicting the Virgin Mary cradling the dead body of Jesus.

300

Name three characteristics of Romanesque architecture.

Round arches, symmetrical plans, groin vaults, barrel vaults, sturdy piers, arcades, massive quality.

400

Encaustic

An ancient method of painting using colored waxes that are burned into a wooden surface.

400

Hokusai

400

Fragonard, Watteau, Lebrun

Rococo

400

Describe what a Daguerrotype is.

early photographic process emplyoying iodine-sensitized silver plate and mercury vapor invented by Louis Daguerre.

400

Dome of the Rock

500

Coffer

In architecture, a sunken panel in a ceiling (i.e. ceiling of Pantheon).

500

Emily Kame Kngwarreye

500

Pontormo.

Mannerism

500

Meret Oppenheim, Marcel Duchamp and René Magritte are all considered _______ artists.

Surrealist

500

The Trajan Forum was revolutionary for its expansive use of this material.

Concrete

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