Hall of Bulls, Lascaux caves, Dordogne, France,
C. 15,000 BCE
- paintings are loos of feet from the entrance
and away from daylight. I not all animals are bulls - represented using
Colored silhouettes like at Altamira and
Apollo 11 plaque others like great bull - outline alone like
Pech-Maple horses.. a basic approaches of drawing & painting
found alongside repeatedly in history y art & animals here painted at different times
• several animals of various sizes moving in different directions homs represented in a twisted/ composite perspective heads in profile but horms in frontal
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Plain, wiltshire, England
Stonehenge, salis bury
C 2900-1500 BCE.
monumental architecture in stone Megalithic - post & lintel construction. Henge circular area enclosed by stones.
bamangement of megalithic Shones in a
Circle often Sumounded by a ditch. complex of rough-cut sarsen (sandstone)
and smalles blueshnes Colcanie nooks)
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Standing apart to east - ned shore seems to be kind o astronomical observatory. and remarkably acciale solar calender
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Hammurabi & sun god Shamash.
hammurabi is standing & Sun God is sitting on the throne
Cboth shown to be of the same size and height)
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king raises his hand in respect
God gives him rod and ring to symbolice cuuthority
First written judicial code in Akkadian
3500 lines of cuneiform characters.
(4 Bull leaping from the palace at Knossos (Crete)
Greece, 1450-1400 BCE
ceremonial scene. Minoan) women- fourskin men- darker
sken powerful change of bull - represented
with elongated body
sweeping lines to form
a funnel of energy
human figures stylized shapes
with typically Mingan pinched waist
proud, self-confident beaning
curringunes suggest elashing of
Gate, Mycenae, Greece
- Outer gateway of the stronghold at Mycenae.
great monoliths -capped with huge
harmonizing in dignity, strength and scale
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6 white temple & Ziggurat, Unik
made by sumerians using on ut → temple structure to pray no Gol Islanting upwards with a flat sw
above. splatform made from previous s
• going up represents being lose
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The great pyramids of giza
funenary structures made by egy s shone structures > Shaped like a pyramid-point
the top > processional complex. Au roads
lead from one place to another.
Assurnasipall ll killing tions, Nimnid.
8 – 860 ВС — regif Chicture In the palace.
to glorify theking. Ti watching a hippopotamus hunt, neulf in the mastabad Ti, saqqara, Egypt
2450-2350 BC. - inlimestone