Art History Timeline

Prehistoric Art

30000 BCE - 4000 BCE
8000 BC - 2000 BC

Ancient Near Eastern Art

3500 BC - 2340 BC
2340 BC - 2180 BC
1792 BC - 1750 BC
1600 BC - 1200 BC
1000 BC - 612 BC
559 BC - 331 BC

Egyptian Art

2575 BC - 2134 BC
2040 BC - 1640 BC
1550 BC - 1070 BC

Aegean Art

3000 BC - 1600 BC
1900 BC - 1375 BC
1600 BC - 1100 BC

Greek Art

900 BC - 700 BC
700 BC - 600 BC
600 BC - 480 BC
480 BC - 400 BC
400 BC - 323 BC
323 BC - 30 BC

Roman Art

509 BC - 27 BC
27 BC - 192
192 - 410

Byzantine Art

500 - 726
843 - 1204
1204 - 1453

Early Medieval Art

500 - 800
700 - 900
700 - 1100
900 - 1100

Gothic Art

1140 - 1194
1194 - 1300
1300 - 1400

Late Nineteenth Century Art

1848 - 1860
1872 - 1880
1880 - 1890
1890 - 1914
1890 - 1899

Early Twentieth Century Art

1905 - 1930
1905
1907 - 1930
1913 - 1920
1914 - 1920
1916 - 1925
1920 - 1930
1924 - 1930

Art Period

30000 BC - 2000 BC
3500 BC - 641
3000 BC - 1100 BC
3000 BC - 30 BC
1000 BC - 270 BC
900 BC - 30 BC
753 BC - 500 CE
200 - 500
450 - 1050
500 - 1500
650 - 2014
1050 - 1150
1140 - 1400
1400 - 1500
1495 - 1520
1500 - 1600
1520 - 1600
1600 - 1700
1700 - 1750
1750 - 1815
1789 - 1848
1848 - 1900
1900 - 1945
1945 - 2014

Late Twentieth Century Art

1955 - 1960