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World History Renaissance, Reformation, and scientific Revolution Chapter 13

World History Renaissance, Reformation, and scientific Revolution Chapter 13 World History Renaissance, Reformation, and scientific Revolution Chapter 13 Johann Gutenberg the inventor of the printing press Patron a financial supporter of the arts Isaac Newton showed that gravity keeps planets in obit Niccolo Machiavelli author of The Prince; wrote a guide for rulers on how…

MUS105

Which best describes absolute music? music without a story or text How do Classical artists differ from their Romantic counterparts? They emphasize clarity and beauty of form. The Classical period in music ranged from approximately: 1750-1825 What was the historical force that had an impact on the Classical era? the American Revolution the French Revolution…

Mesopotamia and Epic of Gilgamesh

Understanding the history of Mesopotamian region is a complex task because: Over time different peoples controlled the whole region or parts of it and it is difficult to determine precise dates for when the early civilizations were established or conquered. List these in Chronological order: Gutians, Ur III period, Amorites and Akkadian Akkadian, Gutians, Ur…

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Feb 27st: Early Renaissance Art

Comparative Analysis of Two versions of The Marriage of Virgin Mary 1: The left one is by Pietro Perugino and the right one Raphael 2: both have high level of asymmetry but the later one brought in more elements to add to the harmonious tension 3: both have the use of vanishing point to create…

Music Appreciation Pt. 7

Composers in the twentieth century drew inspiration from all except: American marching band music The combination of two traditional chords sounding together is known as a polychord Among the unusual playing teechniques that were widely used during the twentieth century is the _____, a rapid slide up or down a scale. glissando Which of the…

AP Euro Timeline

1300 (1285-1314) Philip IV of France. 1328 – Flanders woring-class revolt (1305-1337) Giotto’s paintings mark emergence of artistic renaissance. (1330-1384) John Wyclif (1337-1453) Hundred Year’s War. England Vs. France. (1300-1450) “Little Ice Age” = European economic depression (1347 – 1720) Black Death 1350 1350 – Petrarch begins to develop humanism (1350-1450) Height of the Hanseatic…

Music Appreciation – Exam 2

c. basso continuo The most characteristic feature of baroque music is its use of a. gradual dynamic changes b. monophonic texture c. basso continuo d. simple singable melodies d. violinist Antonio Vivaldi was famous and influential as a virtuoso a. harpsichordist b. opera singer c. lutenist d. violinist b. subject The main theme of a…

General Science Unit 1

Name given by Leeuwenhoek to the microorganism he viewed through his microscope. animalcules machine that separates seeds, hulls and foreign materials from cotton in quantity. cotton gin large generator dynamo scientist engaged in applying scientific principles to the invention or manufacture of machines. engineer Enlargement of material when heated. expansion Device for producing electricity. generator…

William Shakespeare, Sonnets, Renaissance, Reformation Test

What were the five authors we learned about? Edmund Spenser Philip Sidney Sir Walter Raleigh Shakespeare Christopher Marlowe What did Edmund Spenser depend on for his salary? His poetry. He was unlike other poets. He got paid for his poetry and that alone. How many lines are in a sonnet? What is iambic pentameter? 14…

Renaissance Art Perspective

perspective techniques used in art to create a sense of depth and dimension (created by the Greeks and Romans but were lost during the Medieval Times) Perspective called… Aerial Perspective, Linear Perspective Ways to see Aerial Perspective -color of sky goes from light at horizon to dark at the top -figures in foreground are large…

AP Euro Chapter 12

Debate about Women A debate about women’s character and nature that would last for centuries Communes Sworn associations of free men in Italian cities led by merchant guilds that sought political and economic independence from nobles Humanism A program of study designed by Italians that emphasized the critical study of Latin and Greek literature with…

Appreciation of Art

Keltie Ferris demonstrates a contemporary approach by finishing her works with spray paint Joan Mitchell’s Untitled is an example of an oil painting Which artist is considered a leader in the revival of fresco painting in the 1920s and 1930s? Diego Rivera In painting media, the pigment most notably provides Color Opaque watercolor is also…

Transcendentalism/Romanticism/American Renaissance

what is the Transcendentalist Bible/gospel? nature how does one become one with the Oversoul? by studying nature and transcending the world what is the Oversoul? the Universal Being/God; it is everywhere and we return to it at death is death feared by Transcendentalists? no what is the (transcendental) intuitive approach? union of the individual psyche…

APUSH Short Answer 3/1/16

1) The Lost Generation: a. Briefly explain ONE social development in the 1920’s that supports the Fitzgerald quote. The stock market boom of the early 1920’s caused many investors to become extremely wealthy. 1) The Lost Generation: b. Briefly explain ONE economic development of the 1920’s that supports the Leuchtenburg argument. The stock market crash…

Music Chapter 57

False African American composer William Grant Still did not study classical music. Stride The insistent bass in the last movement of William Grant Still’s Suite for Violin and Piano resembles which jazz piano style? Little Rock, Arkansas Where did William Grant Still grow up? Alice Walker Which of the following artists is NOT associated with…

Art Appreciation Notes: Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance Periods

Norte Dame Cathedral Period: Romanesque Notes: Gothic Cathedrals 1. Flying buttress 2. pointed arches 3. Groin or ribbed vaulting Jamb Statues Period: Gothic Notes: 1. Saint Theodore, on left stands in a semblance of contrapposto 2. Earliest use of contrapposto in Gothic Art Pulpit of Pisa Cathedral Baptistery, Pisa Italy Period: Gothic Artist: Nicola Pisano…

History of Furnishings: French Renaissance

Baluster/Balustrade Baluster: a turned spindled column that supports a railing Balustrade: a continuous railing comprised of Balusters Caquetoire Chair Was used as a conversation chair; Caque translated from French means “to chatter”. Chair favored by both men and women/most characteristic chair of the French Renaissance. Verticality is still emphasized; use of perspective (attempt) in the…

American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the age of Emerson and Whitman—F.O. Matthiessen

I. Method and Scope a. Noticed that a great number of our past masterpieces were produced in one concentrated moment of expression. i. Authors (at that time) considered this to be a rebirth or rebirth by America coming into its maturity and affirming its rightful heritage in the expanse of art and culture b. Matthiessen’s…

ap art history | Vocabulary: Early Renaissance in Italy, 15th Century

bottega studio of an Italian artist chapter house building next to a church used for meetings Humanism an intellectual movement int he Renaissance that emphasized the secular alongside the religious. Humanists were greatly attracted to the achievements of the classical past, and stressed the study of classical literature, history, philosophy, and art Madonna the Virgin…

Instruments, Renaissance, Baroque, & Classical periods

Dates of renaissance period 1450-1600 Describe word painting When the notes do literally what the words say What type of music began to be performed outside of churches during the Renaissance period? Secular Music List two Renaissance instruments. Recorders, Bowed String Instruments Dates of the Baroque Period 1600-1750 What is “form” in music? How music…

Proto-Renaissance Style and Giotto

Proto-Renaissance *during the 1300’s *smelly, small, may people, cottages/villages, dull and colorless *churches Why did people in the proto-renaissance attend churches? *it was calm, peaceful, colorful *echoing and mysterious *another heavenly world style the decision the artist made to express his or her work of art. *the manner in which it is expressed iconography a…

Harlem Renaissance & New Orleans Jazz

Harlem Renaissance -1920-35 -New Negro Movement -led by African American middle class (intellectuals wrote about black experience) -engineered social movement leaders W.E.B. Dubois, Marcus Garvey, Alaine Locke institutions NAACP, UNIA-ACL, NUL gentrification renovating neighborhoods & raising cost of rent, displaces families (black families went to Harlem) goals of movement -African-American community building & empowerment -white/black…

Late Victorian – Renaissance Revival (1850-1880)

How does this chair respond to the prevalent aesthetic of the times and achieve the element of surprise? Renaissance Revival – angular, jagged, less carving, rounded legs Element of Surprise (a love of the unexpected) – armrests separated from back, fooling expectations, back of chair floats, tassel projections on crest rail look like ears, human-like…

Baroque, Rococo, & High Italian Renaissance

Daniel in the Lions Den Peter Paul Rubens 1613-1615 Baroque Supper at Emmaus Caravaggio 1601 Baroque Conversion of St. Paul Caravaggio 1601 Baroque Arrival of Marie de’ Medici at Marseilles Peter Paul Rubens 1621-1625 Baroque The Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq (Night Watch) Rembrandt van Rijn 1642 Baroque Las Meninas (The Maids of Honor)…

Transcendentalism Hawthorne Melville The American Renaissance law

Did Thoreau and/or Emerson write novels? neither Thoreau nor Emerson actually wrote novels proper. Rather they laid the groundwork for a literary output that other authors would be responsible for. What extract is it from?: “More misery, Hester!–only the more misery!” answered the clergyman with a bitter smile. “As concerns the good which I may…

Middle Ages and Renaissance Quiz Review

Feudal System King owns all land Parcels out land among his supporters – given titles such as “baron” Baron pledges military support (knights) and pays taxes Knights receive small parcels of land (manors) in exchange for service Serfs work manors in exchange for protection Trade routes create centers of commerce – growth of cities and…

The School of Athens flashcard

Two major artisitc innovations which greatly aided the cause of naturalism in two dimensional art: Atmospheric and linear perspective Inventor of linear perspective during the Renaissance; this man also provided the solution to doming the cathedral in Florence Filippo Brunelleschi Which two great thinkers inspired Brunelleschi to develop linear perspective: Eucled and Ptolemy 3 elements…

AP Euro/Western Civ: SUPER REVIEW

What philosophy of the Renaissance brought a new emphasis on the study of humanking and questioned many prior beliefs? Humanism Name “The Father of Humanism”,called the first man of the Renaissance? Fransisco Petrarch What invention caused the cost of warfare to rise greatly and brought a major weakening in the system of feudalism, aiding monarchs…

Harlem Renaissance flashcard

Largest concentration of African Americans in the world per capita. NYC. North of 96th st. in Manhattan. Highly urban and only three square miles Harlem rebirth, rediscovery. an exodus of sorts from South to more racially tolerant urban areas in the North Renaissance What divided African Americans within Harlem? Money It turened into the ____…

History Chapter 17 – European Renaissance and Reformation, 1300 – 1600

Renaissance A period of European history, lasting from about 1300 to 1600, during which renewed interest in classical culture led to far-reaching changes in art, learning, and views of the world. humanism a renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied classical texts and focused on human potential and achievements secular Concerned with worldly rather than…

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