What is a pictograph? Cite one example of Egyptian art that utilizes pictographs. What is the function of this work?

· Quiz #1

· 1. Where is the fertile crescent? Name one work of art that you might find from that area.

· 2. What is a mastaba? How did the mastaba influence later architecture?

· 3. What is a cylinder seal? What culture invented it?

· 4. What is a pictograph? Cite one example of Egyptian art that utilizes pictographs. What is the function of this work? What story does it tell?

· 5. What do you know about the Egyptian culture from the sculpture entitled “Menkaura and a Queen?” What do you know about the relationship of the two people from the way the artist has depicted them?