For this paper you will explore any (or all) of the websites below. Select a work of art or artifact (from any time period and culture covered in class) that you find interesting

Short Research Paper Assignment

For this paper you will explore any (or all) of the websites below. Select a work of art or artifact (from any time period and culture covered in class) that you find interesting and write a 500 word minimum essay on how that work reflects the time period and culture artistically. How is it similar/different to similar works we have seen from the same time/culture. Please include a link to or image of the work you selected as well.

Mesopotamia

British Museum (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Fordham University (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Egypt

The Met (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

BBC (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

The British Museum (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

China

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

China Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Classical Greece

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

The British Museum (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Rome

BBC (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Byzantine

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Japan

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Indo-China/ SE Asia

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Medieval

BBC (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Africa

Art History Resources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

Late Medieval/ Early Renaissance

About Education (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.

WebMuseum (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.