Title

Parthenon

Artist

Henri Matisse (French artist, 1869-1954)

Date

447-431 BCE (creation)

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Artist ID

500017300

Vocabulary

ULAN

Culture

French

Keywords

architectural exteriors, mythology (Classical), Africa--Colonization, Greece--Civilization, Greece--History, Greek Traditional Architecture

Classification

Architecture and City Planning

Work Type

buildings; religious buildings; temples; sculpture; sculpture ; relief sculpture; sculpture; statues

Style Period

Classical

Work Technique

carving; construction

Location

Acropolis, Athenian (Athens, Perifereia Protevousis, Greece)

Material

white pentelic marble

Image Rights

© National Gallery of Art, Washington, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney

Image Source

Scholar's Resource, Inc. Dva-3355

File Type

jpg

Photo Credit

Davis Art Images

Keywords

architectural exteriors, mythology (Classical), Africa--Colonization, Greece--Civilization, Greece--History, Greek Traditional Architecture

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