Art History Timeline

Main

Minoan Civilization

3100 BC - 1100 BC

Bronze Age

3000 BC

Mycenaean Civilization

1600 BC - 1100 BC

The Dark Ages

1200 BC - 750 BC

Roman Empire

753 BC - 476 AD

Greek Civilization

750 BC - 146 BC

Etruscan Civilization

750 BC - 300 BC

Early Christian Art & Architecture

100 AD - 500 AD

Byzantine Empire

330 AD - 1458 AD

Roman Empire II

410 AD - 455 AD

The Dark Ages II

476 AD - 1000 AD

Frankish Empire

481 AD - 840 AD

Islamic Tradition

750 AD - 1258 AD

Gothic

1100 AD - 1500 AD

Characteristics of Gothic Cathedrals.

-pointed arches
-ribbed vaults
-flying buttresses
- Clustered pier/ bundle column
- Pinnacles
- Stained glass
- Rose windows
- Chimeras

Renaissance

1300 AD - 1600 AD

Baroque

1600 - 1715