Art History Final

  1. Muslim
    one who follows the islam religion
  2. Sakhra
    islamic shrine in Jerusalem
  3. islam
    monotheistic religion articulated by the Qur’an
  4. Pilgrim chevet
    • special walkways so that the pilgrims could

    • be funneled back so the monks didn’t have to deal with them
  5. Theotokos
    Greek title of Mary
  6. Pantokrator
    Almighty or all-powerful
  7. Cloissone
    Decorative enamelwork in which metal filaments are fused to the surface of an object to outline a design that is filled in with enamel paste
  8. Mandorla
    • light encircling , or emanating from, the entire figure of a sacred
    • person
  9. Paten
    simple saucer or bowl
  10. Compound pier
    • supportive system made out of a bunch of piers and columns stuck
    • together
  11. Flamboyant style
    late Gothic architecture meaning "flaming"
  12. Flying buttresses
    • arched bridge above the aisle roof that extends from the upper nave
    • wall, where the lateral thrust of the main vault is greatest, down to a solid
    • pier.
  13. Illumination
    • a painting on paper or parchment used as an illustration and/or
    • decoration in manuscripts or albums
  14. Chasing
    used to refine a design on the front of the design by sinking the metal
  15. Zoomorphic
    having the form of an animal, or animal attributes
  16. Westwork
    also has upper level-safe for charlemagne
  17. Tympanum
    the vertical panel of the pendiment
  18. Trumeau
    • a column pier, or post found at the center of a large portal or doorway,
    • supporting the lintel.
  19. Apotropaic
    intended to ward off evil
  20. Iconostasis
    • the partition screen in a Byzantine or Orthodox church between the
    • sanctuary and the body of the church.
  21. Bestiaries
    • depictions of animalistic demons that they felt would exist if there
    • wasn’t Christianity in the world
  22. Rose window
    circular window found in Gothic architecture
  23. Rayonnant style
    • radiant-no
    • walls, all stained glass
  24. S-curve
    • a new
    • type of stance, subtle sense of s to body. Elegance is given
  25. Fan vault
    • fans not
    • structural, vault underneath is actually arch vault, fans added later.
  26. Quadrant arch
    curve in a wall or vaulted ceiling, provides decorative support
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    • Merovingian Looped Fibula
    • Mid 6th Century
    • Migratory Tribe
    • French
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    • Wooden Portal of the Stave Church at Urnes
    • 1050-1070
    • Migratory Tribe
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    • Carpet Page with a Cross
    • 710-725
    • Early Midieval
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    • Charles the Bald
    • 9th Century
    • Early Medieval
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    • Palatine Chapel of Carlemagne
    • Finished 805
    • Early Midieval
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    • St Matthew the Evangelist
    • 810
    • Early Midieval
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    • Saint-Sermin
    • 1070-1120
    • Romanesque
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    • Durham Cathedral
    • 1093
    • Romanesque
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    Components of Romanesque Portals
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    • Saint-Lazare
    • 1135
    • Romanesque
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    • Last Judgment
    • 1135
    • Romanesque
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    • Historiated Capitals
    • 1115
    • Romanesque
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    • Anthemius of Tralles and Isidorus of Miletus
    • Hagia Sophia
    • 537
    • Early Byzantine
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    • Justinian, Bishop Maximianus, and his Attendants
    • 547
    • Early Byzantine
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    • Theotokos and Child
    • 867
    • Byzantine
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    • Dome of the Rock
    • 691
    • Islamic
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    • Chartres Cathedral
    • Begun 1134
    • Gothic
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    • Door Jamb Statues
    • 1145-55
    • Gothic
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    • Sts. Theodore and Stephen
    • 1230
    • Gothic
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    • Fan Vaulting
    • 1357
    • Gothic
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    • Virgin of Paris
    • Early 14th century
    • Gothic
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    • Sainte-Chapelle
    • 1248
    • Gothic
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Card Set
Art History Final
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H101 Final
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