Ancient Aegean Art. Three Cultures Cycladic Art Minoan Art Mycenaean Art

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  • Ancient Aegean Art

  • Three Cultures

    Cycladic ArtMinoan ArtMycenaean Art

  • The Ancient Aegean World.

  • Cycladic IslandsCycladic Art 3000 2000 BCEAbstract Figures

  • Figure of a Woman. c. 26002400 BCE. Height 24 3/4.

  • Drawing of Figure of a Woman Showing Evidence of Original Painting and Outlining Design Scheme. c. 26002400 BCE. Height 24 3/4.

  • Head with Remains of Painted Decoration. c. 25002200 BCE. Height 9 11/16.

  • MinoansLegend of the MinotaurOld Palace 1900 1700 BCENew Palace 1700 1450 BCE

  • Reconstruction of the Palace Complex, Knossos, Crete. Site occupied 20001375 BCE; complex begun in Old Palace period (c.19001700 BCE); complex rebuilt after earthquakes and fires during New Palace period (c. 17001450 BCE); final destruction c. 1375 BCE.

  • Kamares Ware Jug. Old Palace period, c. 20001900 BCE. Height 10 5/8.

  • Pendant of Gold Bees. Old Palace period, c. 17001550 BCE. Height approx. 1 13/16.

  • Bull Leaping. Late Minoan period, c. 15501450 BCE. Height approx. 24 1/2.

  • Woman or Goddess with Snakes. New Palace period, c. 17001550 BCE. Height 11 5/8 as restored.

  • Two Views of the Harvester Rhyton (Top View). New Palace period, c. 16501450 BCE. Diameter 4 1/2.

  • Two Views of the Harvester Rhyton (Bottom View). New Palace period, c. 16501450 BCE. Diameter 4 1/2.

  • Bull's-Head Rhyton. New Palace period, c.15501450 BCE. Height 12.

  • Octopus Flask. New Palace period, c. 15001450 BCE. Height 11.

  • Vapheio Cup. c. 16501450 BCE. Height 4 1/2.

  • Girl Gathering Saffron Crocus Flowers. Before 1630 BCE.

  • Landscape (Spring Fresco). Before 1630 BCE.

  • Flotilla Fresco from Akrotiri . New Palace period, c. 1650 BCE.

  • Mycenean Culture1600 1200 BCE(Helladic Culture)(3000 1000 BCE)

    Mainland Greece

  • Citadels fortified strongholds

    Cyclopean Architecture

    Megaron great room

  • Citadel at Mycenae. C. 1340, 1250, 1200 BCE.

  • Reconstruction of the Citadel at Mycenae at Its Most Developed State.

  • Mask of Agamemnon. c. 16001550 BCE. Height approx. 12".

  • Pylos Palace: Plan of the Megaron. c. 13001200 BCE.

  • Lion Gate, Mycenae. c. 1250 BCE.

  • Lion Gate, Mycenae, as it appears today. c. 1250 BCE. Height of sculpture approx. 9 6".

  • Golden Lion's Head Rhyton. 16th century BCE.

  • Dagger Blade with Lion Hunt. c. 1550 1500 BCE. Length 9 3/8.

  • Shaft Grave

    Tholos TombsBeehive tombs

  • Cutaway Drawing of Tholos, the So-Called Treasury of Atreus.

  • Exterior View of Tholos, the So-Called Treasury of Atreus. c. 13001200 BCE.

  • Corbel Vault, Interior of Tholos, the So-Called Treasury of Atreus. Height approx. 43, diameter 47 6.

  • Warrior Krater. c. 13001100 BCE. Height 16.