Consider the Bayeux Tapestry, Pictured in the Text.
Consider the Bayeux Tapestry, pictured in the text. Identify the historical event it commemorates. How does this work depict this event and what point of view does it take?
Consider the Church of San Vitale, Ravenna, and the west façade of Chartres Cathedral. Identify the style of each of these structures and describe the characteristics that make each one typical of its style.
Explain the function of jamb statues in cathedrals and compare the stylistic transition of these statues located in the west façade and south transept of Chartres Cathedral.
Considering the art of the Middle Ages, give examples of art forms that had more of a secular purpose as opposed to sacred and select one example to discuss in detail.