Contextual questions for sculptors and their major works:
What is the art historical period?
How is the work reflective of the time period?
What are the major works of this sculptor?
What was the purpose of the major works?
What is the material? What is the approximate size?
Who was the patron?

Where was it intended to be displayed?
Describe special features of the work.


Complete the chart to use as a study guide for important sculptors and their major works:

Artist

Era/ Period/
Dates

common traits of this time period seen in work

Title of one or two major works

material and size

Patron(s)

Where was it intended to be displayed?

Special features/
aesthetics
   

 

unknown Egypt Old Kingdom

 

 

 

               
unknown

Egypt

New Kingdom

 

 

Amarna

 

                 
unknown

Mesopotamia

Sumerian

Assyrian

 

 

 

 

               
unknown

Cycladic

 

         

 

     
unknown

Minoan Crete

 

         

 

     
unknown

Mycenaean

 

         

 

     
unknown

Greek Geometric

 

         

 

 

     
unknown

Archaic Greek

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

     
 

Classical Greek

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

     
 

Hellenistic

 

 

 

 

         

 

     
unknown

Etruscan

 

 

         

 

     
 

Roman

 

 

 

 

         

 

     
             

 

     
 

Romanesque

 

 

 

         

 

 

 

 

 

Gothic

 

 

 

         

 

 

 

 

 

Renaissance

 

 

 

 

 

 

         

 

 

 

 

 

 

High Renaissance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mannerism

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baroque

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Don't stop here! Open Word and add more rows. The complete chart up to the 20th century will be due April 2012.