1 The Greek World. EARLY GREECE ARCHAIC PERIOD CLASSICAL: Early High Late HELLENISTIC 2
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*The Greek World
CLASSICAL:Early High Late
*Figure 5.1 Geometric krater, from the Dipylon cemetery, Athens, Greece, ca. 740 BCE. Approx. 3 4 1/2 high. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.Meander: key patternAround the relief-Horizontal bands withAbstract angular motifs
No depthFrontal eyesFlat Silhoettes No sense of real space
*Figure 5.2 Hero and centaur (Herakles and Nessos?), ca. 750730 BCE. Bronze, approx. 4 1/2 high. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Stiff but deliberately ProportionedHierarchy of scale?
*Figure 5-3 Mantiklos Apollo, statuette of a youth dedicated by Mantiklos to Apollo, from Thebes, Greece, ca. 700680 BCE. Bronze, approx. 8 high. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
*Figure 5.4 Corinthian black-figure amphora with animal friezes, from Rhodes, Greece, ca. 625600 BCE. Approx. 1 2 high. British Museum, London. Corinthian Period:Influenced by the East:
Black figure painting
Incised with details
*Figure 5-7 Lady of Auxerre, statue of a goddess or kore, ca. 650625 BCE. Limestone, approx. 2 1 1/2 high. Louvre, Paris. Daedalus was a great artist rumored To have built the labyrinthheEven worked in Egypt
How can you tell? This was a compliment paid to him to have a styleNamed for him
*Figure 5-7 Alternate ViewTotal from front center 2005 Saskia Cultural Documentation, Ltd.