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How did artistic conventions from ancient Greece influence Etruscan art and architecture?
Art History 101 Paper Topics
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Choose ONLY ONE (1) of the following topics to write about. Be sure to address questions such as what is the subject matter, the meaning/function, composition, style, technique, etc. if the topic calls for such a discussion. In addition, if you are comparing or contrasting, you must clearly say what constitute similarities and differences between the pieces you are discussing.
Ancient Influences in Art
How did artistic conventions from ancient Greece influence Etruscan art and architecture? Be sure to use specific examples to illustrate your discussion.
You are to write a short essay comparing the White Temple, Uruk (Iraq) c.3200B.C.E. (Figure 2-2 in your textbook) and the Stepped Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara (Figure 3-4 in your textbook) c.2630B.C.E.
How are the structures of these two buildings similar, and what architectural features distinguish them? How were the structural differences related to the function of the buildings?