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Glossary of Art Study Guide

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What did the Greeks prefered to use?
marble
What kind of improvements were trying to be made?
small
What did they try to reach?
perfection
What were Greeks great at?
artists
Romans were?
engineers and architects
What did Romans use columns for?
decoration
Structural support is used to?
hold up the buildings
What were stones held together with?
key stone
What did Romans build the arches out of?
concrete
What did the aqueducts do?
carried water into the cities
What did a large ceremonial archway celebrate?
military campains
What were in the baths?
libraries, gymnasiums, shops, restaurants, walkways and heated pools
What did the Archaic period include?
solid stiff sculptures
What did the Classical period include?
near perfection and a good porportion and a sence of movement
What was in the Hellanistec peeriod?
very emotional
What were Romans concerned about with their sculptures?
Rememberance
Greeks were concerned about?
idolizing the figuere

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