Level 11
Level 12

276 - 286

11 words 0 ignored

Ready to learn       Ready to review

Ignore words

Check the boxes below to ignore/unignore words, then click save at the bottom. Ignored words will never appear in any learning session.

All None

sculptures from the Roman Republic characterized by extreme realism of facial features
a large country estate or manor house
a wedge-shaped stone that forms the curved part of an arch; the central voussoir is called a keystone
a Buddhist monastery or temple in Cambodia
a monumental entrance to a Carolingian church in which two towers flank a lower central entrance
a printmaking process by which a wooden table in carved into with a tool, leaving the design raised and the background cut away; ink is rolled onto the raised portions, and an impression is made when paper is applied to the surface; woodcuts have strong angular surfaces with sharply delineated lines
female and male figures of fertility in Buddhist and Hindu art
Yin and yang
complementary polarities; the yin is a feminine symbol that has dark, soft, moist, and weak characteristics; the yang is the male symbol that has bright, hard, dry, and strong characteristics
a metaphysical branch of Buddhism that teaches fulfillment through self-discipline
a pyramidlike building made of several stories that indent as the building gets taller; ziggurats have terraces at each level
a device that projects sequences of photographs to give the illusion of movement