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ART HISTORY I
LECTURE 7: Early Architecture from the Ground Up

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(for individual student reference viewing only)

below: drawing demo of basic European, prehistoric hovel:



below: Dolmen, Carnac, Brittany, c. 1,500 B.C.:



below: Stonehenge, Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, England, diameter of circle: 97', c. 2,800-1,800 B.C.:



below: Driagram of center megaliths of Stonehenge:



below: Neolithic walls of Jericho, West Bank, c. 7,000 B.C.:



below: Reconstruction of Çatal Hüyük, Anatolia (Turkey), c. 6,000 B.C.:



below: Diagram of wall painting from Çatal Hüyük, Anatolia (Turkey), c. 6,000 B.C.:



below: White Temple remains, Uruk (Warka), Iraq, mud-brick, 40' h, c. 3,500 - 3,000 B.C.:



below: Reconstruction of Ziggurat of King Urnammu, Ur, Iraq, mud-brick, bottom stage: 50' h, c. 2,500 B.C.:



Early technology timeline (from Lecture 4)