Prehistoric Aegean and Ancient Greek Art

Cycladic Art:- flat, geometric shapes; symmetric design; small figurine size
Minoan Art:- vase made on potter's wheel to ensure symmetry; made with terracotta clay, geometric patterns
Mycenaean Art:- focus on female breasts; anthropomorphic design (man and bird); painted with stripes or zigzag patterns
Archaic Art:terracotta clay vessel; black topcoat of clay to illustrate figures; scene depicted in frame
Classical Greek Art:- realistic anatomy, represents ideal face, carved from marble
Hellenistic Art:- Shows emotion through body gestures, more realistic features, lots of detail on clothing
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