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12* White Temple and its ziggurat
3500 - 3000 BCE

Sumerian

mud brick
Uruk (Modern Warka, Iraq)

12* White Temple and its ziggurat
3500 - 3000 BCE

Sumerian

reconstruction drawing
Uruk (Modern Warka, Iraq)

13* Palette of King Narmer ~ front
c. 3000 - 2920 BC

predynastic Egypt

Greywacke

13* Palette of King Narmer ~ back
c. 3000 - 2920 BC

predynastic Egypt

Greywacke

14*Votive Statues from the Square Temple @Eshnunna
2700 BCE

Sumerian
12 inches + / gypsum inlaid
with shell & black limeston
modern Tell Asmar, Iraq

15* Seated Scribe
c. 2620 - 2500 BCE

Old Kingdom
Fourth dynasty
painted limestone
Saqqara, Egypt

16* Standard of Ur from the Royal Tombs @ Ur
c. 2600 - 2400 BC

Sumerian
wood inlaid with shell,
lapis lazuli, and red limes
modern Tell el-Muqayyar, Iraq

16* Standard of Ur from the Royal Tombs @ Ur
c. 2600 - 2400 BCE

Sumerian
wood inlaid with shell,
lapis lazuli, and red limest
modern Tell el-Muqayyar, Iraq

17* Great Pyramids with Sphinx
c. 2550 - 2490/Fou
for Khufu, Khafre, Menkaura
Old Kingdom

cut limestone
Giza, Egypt

17* Great Pyramids of Giza
c. 2550 - 2490/Fou
for Khufu, Khafre, Menkaura
Old Kingdom

cut limestone / plan
Giza, Egypt

18* King Menkaura and Queen
c. 2490 - 2472/Fou

Old Kingdom

Greywacke

19* The Stele (Code) of Hammurabi
c. 1792 - 1750 BCE

Mesopotamian
Babylonian
Basalt / 9 feet tall
Susian (modern Iran)

20* Temple of Amun-Re and Hypostyle Hall
T:1550BCE / H:1250

New Kingdom

plan
Karnak, near Luxor, Egypt

20* Temple of Amun-Re and Hypostyle Hall
T:1550 BCE / H:1250

New Kingdom
18th and 19th Dynasties
cut sandstone and mud bric
Karnak, near Luxor, Egypt

20* Hypostyle Hall at Temple of Amun-Ra
T:1550 BCE / H:1250

New Kingdom
18th and 19th Dynasties
cut sandstone and mud bric
Karnak, near Luxor, Egypt

21* Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut
c. 1473 - 1458 BC
18th Dynasty
New Kingdom
part carved into rock cliff
Sandstone and red granite
Near Luxor, Egypt

21* Kneeling Statue of Hatshepsut
c. 1473 - 1458
18th Dynasty
New Kingdom

Red granite
Near Luxor, Egypt

22* Akhenaton, Nefertiti, and 3 daughters
c. 1353 - 1335 BC
18th Dynasty
New Kingdom
Amarna
Limestone relief carving

23* Tutankhamun Tomb ~ innermost coffin
c. 1323 BCE
18th Dynasty
Egyptian
New Kingdom
gold with inlay of enamel an
semiprecious stones

24* Last Judgment of Hu-Nefer, from his tomb
c. 1275 BCE
from BOOK OF THE DEAD
New Kingdom

painted papyrus scroll

25* Lamassu from the citadel of Sargon II
c. 720 - 705 BCE
Dur Sharrukin
Mesopotamian
Neo-Assyrian
Alabaster / 15 feet tall
modern Khorsabad, Iraq

26* Athenian Agora
600 BCE - 150 CE

Archaic - Hellenistic Greek

site plan

27* Anavyson Kouros
c. 530 BCE

Greek
Archaic
Marble with paint remnants

28* Peplos Kore from the Acropolis
c. 530 BCE

Greek
Archaic
Marble, w/ painted details

29* Sarcophagus of the Spouses
c. 520 BCE

Roman
Etruscan
Terra cotta

30* (Apadana) Audience Hall of Darius and Xerxes
c. 520 - 465 BC

Persian

Limestone
Persepolis, Iran

30* Apadana Stairway @ Palace at Persepolis
c. 520 - 465 BCE

Persian

Limestone
Persepolis, Iran

31* Temple of Minerva
c. 510 - 500 BCE
temple plan
Roman
Etruscan
orignally wood/mud brick/tuf
Veii (near Rome, Italy)

31* Temple of Minerva
c. 510 - 500 BCE
temple plan with elevation
Roman
Etruscan
originally wood/mudbrick/tu
Veii (near Rome, Italy)

31* Apollo of Veii
c. 510 - 500 BCE
Master sculptor Vulca
Roman
Etruscan
Terra cotta
Veii (near Rome, Italy)

32* Tomb of Triclinium
c. 480 - 470 BCE

Roman
Etruscan
Tufa (volcanic rock) & fresc
Tarquinia, Italy

33* Niobides Krater
c. 460 - 450 BCE
Anonymous / Niobid painter
Greek
Classical
clay / red-figure technique
w/ white highlights

33* Niobides Krater
c. 460 - 450 BCE
Anonymous / Niobid painter
Greek
Classical
clay / red-figure technique
w/ white highlights

34* Doryphoros (Spear Bearer)
orig 450 - 440 BCE
Polykleitos
Greek
Classical
Greek -- Bronze
Roman copy -- Marble

35* Athenian Acropolis
c. 447 - 410 BCE
Iktinos and Kallikrates
Greek
Classical
plan
Athens, Greece

35* Parthenon
c. 447 - 410 BCE
Iktinos and Kallikrates
Greek Classical
Doric Temple
Marble
Athens, Greece

35* Helios, horses, and Dyonisus (Heracles?)
c. 447 - 410 BCE
Iktinos and Kallikrates
Greek
Classical
Marble -- Pediment sculptur
Athens, Greece

35* Temple of Athena-Nike
c. 447 - 410 BCE
Kallicrates
Greek Classical
Ionic Temple
Marble
Athens, Greece

35* Victory Adjusting her Sandal
c. 447 - 410 BCE

Greek
Classical
Marble frieze
Athens, Greece

35* Plaque of the Ergastines
c. 447 - 410 BCE

Greek
Classical
Marble frieze
Athens, Greece

36* Grave Stele of Hegeso
c. 410 BCE
attributed by Kallimachos
Greek
Classical
Marble and paint

37* Winged Victory of Samothrace
c. 190 BCE

Greek
Hellenistic
All Marble / standing on boa
in the Louvre

38* Great Altar of Zeus and Athena at Pergamon
c. 175 BCE
now--Pergamon Museum/Berlin
Greek
Hellenistic
Marble
Asia Minor /present-day Turkey

38* Athena in Battle from the Altar of Zeus
c. 175 BCE

Greek
Hellenistic
Marble
Asia Minor / now in Berlin

38* Great Altar of Zeus and Athena at Pergamon
c. 175 BCE

Greek
Hellenistic
plan
Asia Minor /present-day Turkey

39* House of the Vetti
rebuilt c. 62 - 79
c. second century
Roman
Imperial
cut stone and fresco
Pompeii, Italy

39* House of the Vetti
rebuilt c. 62 - 79
c. second century BCE
Roman
Imperial
cut stone and fresco
Pompeii, Italy

39* House of the Vetti frescoes
rebuilt c. 62 - 79
c.second century BCE
Roman
Imperial
cut stone and fresco
Pompeii, Italy

40* Alexander in Battle
c. 100 BCE
in the House of the Faun
Roman
Republic
Mosaic
Pompeii, Italy

41* Seated Boxer
100 BCE

Greek
Hellenistic
Bronze

42* Head of a Roman Patrician
c. 75-50 BCE

Roman
Republic
Marble

43* Augustus of Prima Porta (with Cupid)
Early first centur

Roman
Imperial
Marble

44* Colosseum (Flavian Amphitheater)
70-80 CE

Roman
Imperial
Stone and Concrete
Rome, Italy

44* Colosseum (Flavian Amphitheater)
70-80 CE

Roman
Imperial
Stone and Concrete

45* Forum of Trajan (reconstruction drawing)
106 - 112 CE
Apollodorus of Damascus
Roman
Imperial
brick and concrete
Rome, Italy

45* Forum of Trajan (reconstruction drawing)
106 - 112 CE
Apollodorus of Damascus
Roman
Imperial
brick and concrete
Rome, Italy

45* Trajan Markets
106 - 112 CE
Apollodorus of Damascus
Roman
Imperial
brick and concrete
Rome, Italy

45* Column of Trajan
106 - 113 CE

Roman
Imperial
Marble (was painted)
Rome, Italy

46* Pantheon
118 - 125 CE

Roman
Imperial
Concrete with stone facing
Rome, Italy

46* Pantheon -- Interior
118 - 125 CE

Roman
Imperial
Concrete with stone facing
Rome, Italy

47* Ludovisi Battle Sarcophagus
c. 250 CE

Roman
Late Imperial
Marble


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