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Art 103: History of Western Art I

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Check out Art 103 to review the history of Western art. These fun and engaging lessons are designed to improve your art history knowledge for exams, class discussions, essays, projects or fun.
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12 chapters in Art 103: History of Western Art I

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Lesson 1 - Mesopotamia: Culture, Facts & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Art of the Ancient Near East: Periods & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47341].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47341].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Use of Naturalism & Stylization in Mesopotamian Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47344].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47344].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Artworks of the Ancient Near East: Materials, Forms & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47343].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47343].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Representation of Spiritual Beliefs in the Art of the Ancient Near East Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47348].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47348].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Human & Animal Forms in the Art of the Ancient Near East Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Sumerian Art and Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6136].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6136].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Mesopotamian Art During the Akkadian Dynasty & Neo-Sumerian Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Art of the Babylonians: Style, Examples & Achievements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443425].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443425].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Assyrian Art and Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6137].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6137].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Egyptian Art & Architecture: History, Politics & Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47335].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47335].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Ancient Egyptian Art & Architecture's Relationship to Their Cosmology & Rulers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Pharaohs as Patrons of the Arts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47336].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47336].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Funerary Beliefs, Practices & Temples in Ancient Egypt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47334].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47334].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Egyptian Pyramids: Definition, Facts & Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ancient Egyptian Sculptures & Paintings: Innovation & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Amarna Period: Definition & Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5669].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5669].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Luxor Temple in Egypt: Facts & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Ancient Egyptian Burial Chamber Art in Tutankhamen's Tomb Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443431].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443431].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Ancient Egypt's Decline & Nubian Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Ancient Aegean Civilization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[165837].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[165837].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Minoan Art: History & Images Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Mycenaean Culture & Art: History & Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Ancient Greece: History & Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Greek Culture & Religion: Overview & Influences on Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Greek Art of the Geometric & Archaic Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47352].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47352].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ancient Greek Pottery: Types, History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Art of Ancient Greece's Classical Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47354].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47354].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Parthenon Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47357].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47357].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Historical & Artistic Developments of Greece's Hellenistic Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47355].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47355].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Etruscan Daily Life, Religion, Art & Influence on Rome Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37925].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37925].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Etruscan Art: Characteristics, Materials & Processes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51855].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51855].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Founding of Ancient Rome & Rome's Early History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1041].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1041].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Understanding Roman History Through Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Important Artworks of the Roman Republic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51862].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51862].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Roman Engineering and Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1044].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1044].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Roman Concrete Construction: Development & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51863].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51863].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Layout and Purpose of the Roman Forum Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51866].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51866].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Roman Colosseum as Art: Purpose & Layout Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443443].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443443].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Mural Paintings in Pompeii: Subject, Style & Technique Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Rome & Religious Architecture: Influences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443445].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443445].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Late Antiquity: Definition, Overview & Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443449].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443449].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Dura-Europos Synagogue: Features & Preservation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Early Christian Art: History, Characteristics & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5529].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5529].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Important Works of Early Christian Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Early Christian Architecture: Examples, History & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Narthex: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9962].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9962].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Early Christian Catacombs: Organization, Function & Ornamentation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Byzantine Empire: History, Culture & Timeline Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9922].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9922].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Early Byzantine Art: Techniques, Styles & Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Byzantine Architecture: History, Characteristics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Hagia Sophia as Art: Features & Historical Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443457].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443457].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Byzantine Art: Mosaics, History & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5516].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5516].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Byzantine Iconoclasm: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9936].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9936].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Late Byzantine Art: Styles, Influences & Functions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Islamic Art & Architecture: History & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[292739].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[292739].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Islamic Geometric Patterns: Religious Influences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443461].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443461].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Importance of Mosques in the Islamic World: Features & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Calligraphy in Islamic Art: Definition, Styles & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443465].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443465].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Carpet Weaving in Islamic Art: History, Creation & Uses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443467].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443467].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Influences of Islamic Art on European Art: Trade & Diplomacy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443469].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443469].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Early Middle Ages in Europe: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443473].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443473].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Early Medieval Art & Architecture: Characteristics, Techniques & Famous Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Classical & Christian Influences on Early Medieval European Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51887].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51887].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Northern European Art during the Early Medieval Period Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443475].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443475].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Carolingian Art: History, Style & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ottonian Art: History, Characteristics & Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443477].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443477].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Romanesque Art: History, Characteristics & Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Regional Variations in Romanesque Figural Arts & Churches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Romanesque Architecture: Characteristics, Examples & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6128].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6128].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Role of Art in Romanesque Churches: Painting & Sculpture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51892].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51892].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Influence of Monastic Orders on Romanesque Art & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51894].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51894].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Stavelot Triptych & the Role of the Reliquary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Bayeux Tapestry: Subject & Technique Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Social & Economic Influences on Gothic Art & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Gothic Painting: Style & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6576].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6576].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Classical Influences on Gothic Art & Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Gothic Architecture: Style, Characteristics & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Development of Vaulting in Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51909].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51909].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Symbolic & Liturgical Meanings of Gothic Architecture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51905].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51905].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Architecture of Gothic Churches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51904].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51904].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Gothic Sculpture and Stained Glass Windows: Characteristics & Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6575].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6575].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The Development of Gothic Style & the Cathedral of Chartres Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51906].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51906].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Architecture of the Sainte-Chapelle Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[51908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - English & German Gothic Art: Style & Influences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[443483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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