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Survay OF Art

Terms

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copy deck
A roof or ceiling of masonary constructed on the arch principle
Vault
representing the likeness of a reconizable human ( or animal) form
Figurative
A prehistoric monumnet consisting of a circle of monoliths
Cromlech
a rectangular burial monument in ancient egypt
Mesatba
In a painting and sculpture having a gerneralized or essential form with only a symbolic resemblance to natural objects
Abstract
A large block of stone that is in all one piece
Monumental
Dromos
A road way that leads to fauls ( circle tomb)
it was consturcted in post-and lintal system fuelation and had 2 rows of collun flaked by 2 shorter collums on either side
Hypostyle
A technique of painting on the plaster surface or wall or ceiling white it is still damp
Fresco
a prehistoric monolith staning alone or grouped with other stones
Menhirt
earthware or pottery decorated with brightly colored glazes ( orginally from fenza, a city in north itaily)
Faience
a large block of stone that is all in one piece used in megalithic structures
monolith
reppersenting natural objects in recaizable form
representational
the distortion of a representational image to conform to certian artistic conventions or to emphasize a particualr quality
stylization
a freestanding sculpture firgures carved or molded in 3 demensions
sculpture in the round
a noveral or scroll shaped disign or a monument usally containing an isporation or heloalic device a rulers name ( as in egypt ??
cartouche
to cut designs or letters into a hard surface with sharp int.
incise
tall tapering four gided pillers endingin a painted rpcalled a crossol royal status
oblisk
a mode of sculpture in which an image is developed outward. ( higher or low relife) or inward from a basic plane
relife
the representation of objects and figures accuring to stone dercods or beauty rather than real life
idealized
in 2 demintional art the use of value to suggest light and shawdo and thus create the effect of mass and weight . In sculpture the veration of a form by minuplating a pliable material such as clay.
modeling
not representing any known object in nature
nonrepresenelairual
a large undressed stone used in the construction of prehistoric artifacts
megalith
an architectual system in which upright members or posts support horizontial members or linths .
post and lintel
flowers that represent lower egypt
papyrus
written in a script espeically in egypt whose characters are pictory preresentations of objects
hirogliphs
windows let in small amounts of light that enhnced the effect of the surface of wall or ceilling while it is still damp
cleresotry
the standared egyption temple called a plynn temple arthe two massive sculping walls.
pylon
ka was the only one aspect of the egytion triple concept of the spirit
ka

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