Two very important historic buildings from the Greek and Roman civilizations, namely the Parthenon and the Pantheon respectively, are worthy of academic exploration. An analysis of their function and style will help to put their design and features into perspective, and create a better appreciation for their emulation in Western civilization. These buildings possess very unique individual characteristic designs, which bears testimony to the societies from which they originate. However, they are also a resourceful database of knowledge in terms of their symbolism, rich heritage of their era and application to the present civilization. Their permanent contribution to historical reference and modern society, are a token of their expression
AbdelSattar Gafar U14111489 Statue of Athena Parthenos Athena Parthenos truly signifies "Athena the Virgin", was a Chryselephantine (overlaid with gold and ivory) statue of Athena the Greek goddess of intelligence, war, artworks, and defender of urban communities. The faction statue started in 447 BCE and was devoted in 438 BCE. It was etched by the celebrated Greek artist Phidias and housed inside the Parthenon in Athens. The clique statue was from the Ancient Greek development and it used to speak to the time of High Greek Classical model. It has not made due to our day, but rather there are numerous records of its presence alongside a few reproductions, for example, the roman ones and the late one in Nashville.
There were about 1,347 of the Locust Tanks used in World War II. The Locust Tank weighed out about seven tons. It was also very tall. The Locust Tank was about six feet oneinch tall. The country that made this tank was the United States or America.
Two examples of those works of art include Menkaure and His Wife and Akhenaten. Though they appear to be drastically different, they have some similarities upon further inspection. Menkaure and His Wife is thought to be from the Old Kingdom time period, which was from 2686-2181 BCE. On the other hand, Akhenaten is from the New Kingdom, specifically the Amarna time period, which happened between 1391-1353. Both of the statues were found in Egypt and they have a great many similarities considering they were created many years apart.
At the beginning of the speech, Dr. King makes use of ethos by mentioning Abraham Lincoln. Abraham, one of the most celebrated presidents of the US, brought credibility to his speech. King also quotes the Constitution to add to his argument for equal rights. Having the law of the land back his argument validated his stance. Dr. King uses checks as logos
The Pantheon and Brunelleschi 's Dome in Florence both share a common idea of the dome in ancient history. They were built and different times, the Pantheon and Brunelleschi 's Dome differ in both design and architecture. This paper is going to analyze the Pantheon in Rome and Brunelleschi 's Dome in terms of their constructional and design techniques, and their historical circumstances of the construction of them both. The Pantheon is one of the remaining and properly maintained buildings of the first century. The building is found in Rome and is believed that it was commission by Marcus Agrippa during Augustus ' time.
In the late Classics Phoenix is shown on coins and mosaics, with rays coming from his head the nimbus, later given to all saints, emperors and gods. Tempe 10 miles East of Phoenix population 280,000 Tempe is a narrow valley formed by erosion, in Thessaly BETWEEN Ossa and Mount Olympus. The river Peneios formed the valley which offers the main connection between Thessaly and Macedonia. ARKANSAS Arcadelphia on Interstate 30, 50 miles SW of Little Rock population 11000 The name of the town is a combination of the State’s name and Delphia, a Greek derive that we also find in the city of Philadelphia, see under Pennsylvania. Delphos in classical Greek means brother; so the name of this town means as much as brother of the State of Arkansas.
George Washington was indispensable in launching the U.S government. Although many opposed his political views at the time, Washington's leadership capabilities were unquestionable after his victory in the American Revolution. Our victory over Great Britain would have been doubtful if not for Washington and his judgement. Before becoming president, Washington led in drafting the Constitution, which is the foundation of America. When he became president, Washington believed in unity and a strong central power.
It is located in gallery 112, and the acquisition number is 1928. 48. A & B. I chose the Stone Relief with Dragon Design for my paper because I love the store it tells within itself. The Stone Relief with Dragon Design piece is made of sculpted marble. This piece of art is about four feet tall and seven and a half feet wide.
This is displayed in our presidential elections. Romans believed in equal voting, and equal access to the government for all, which is also shown in our Democratic Government. Another way Greeks and Romans still influence out modern civilization is through art. Greek art strongly influenced Rome’s art. Greek art continues to play a key role in Literature and Art classes in our modern civilization.
(…). The circular colonnade was inspired from both the Pantheon in Rome and Rotunda at the University of Virginia, which was designed by Jefferson himself. Jefferson was not just a statesman, but also, he was a scientist and architect. (Bigler, 2016). The memorial was built
The Akkadian rulers’ right eye has been gouged out and Nefertiti is missing a crystal in right eye. The Akkadian ruler and Nefertiti when the light casts extremely life like shadows which makes both sculptures look more defined and naturalistic. It gives them both an eerie look as they are looking right at you. Where the Akkadian ruler has more of a masculine and proud face which looks as if the ruler embodies power and strength; Nefertiti has a softer, delicate, and feminine facial features. However, she also looks to be strong due to her long neck and blue crown.
D’Lorenzo states that President Lincoln’s agenda was less political and more fiscal. D’lorenzo is accusing President Lincoln of wanting a stronger government with more control and centralized power over the American economy. D’Lorenzo defends this argument by using Lincoln’s supporters and the economical history to persuade readers that his ultimate plan would align with his political predecessors. One of the two most important figures the D’Lorenzo brought up was Henry Clay and Alexander Hamilton. Lincoln’s republicanism was based off of Henry Clay’s Whig party.
The artwork may have been used as a votive figure, giving offerings to the god Apollo. The Anavysos Kouros is made out of marble and still has remnants of paint. Some Kouros figures may have been made out of bronze as both bronze and marble were indigenous materials to ancient Greece. The remnants of paint indicate it would have been brightly polychromed, with natural hues; the