Art of the Ancient Near East II  Later Mesopotamian Art (Hittites of Anatolia, Assyrians, Neo-Babylonians, Persians)
-Hitties (Hattusha in Anatolia)
 
-Hitties of Anatolia: Lion Gate, Hattusha c 1400 BCE
 
Assyrians generally: 900-600 BCE
Assyrian Palaces  <ul><li>Kahlu (modern Nimrud) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>King: Assurnasirpal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dur Sharr...
-Reconstruction drawing of the Citadel and Palace Complex of Sargon II Dur Sharrukin (today Khorsabad) 721-706 BCE
 
-Guardian Figures at Gate A of the Citadel of Sargon II during its excavation (modern Khorsabad, Iraq)  721-706 BCE
 
-Assurnasirpal II killing Lions, Kahlu (modern Nimrud, Iraq) 875-860 BCE
 
-Enemies Crossing the Euphrates to Escape Assyrian Archers, Kahlu (modern Nimrud, Iraq) 875-860.
 
-Neo Babylonia (600-500 BCE) Babylon  Nebuchadnezzar
<ul><li>Reconstruction drawing of Babylon in the 6 th  century BCE </li></ul>
Ishtar Gate
 
 
 
 
 
Persian Empire
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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  1. 1. Art of the Ancient Near East II Later Mesopotamian Art (Hittites of Anatolia, Assyrians, Neo-Babylonians, Persians)
  2. 2. -Hitties (Hattusha in Anatolia)
  3. 4. -Hitties of Anatolia: Lion Gate, Hattusha c 1400 BCE
  4. 6. Assyrians generally: 900-600 BCE
  5. 7. Assyrian Palaces <ul><li>Kahlu (modern Nimrud) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>King: Assurnasirpal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dur Sharrukin (modern Khorsabad) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>King: Sargon II </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Nineveh (modern Kuyunjik) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>King: Assurbanipal </li></ul></ul>
  6. 8. -Reconstruction drawing of the Citadel and Palace Complex of Sargon II Dur Sharrukin (today Khorsabad) 721-706 BCE
  7. 10. -Guardian Figures at Gate A of the Citadel of Sargon II during its excavation (modern Khorsabad, Iraq) 721-706 BCE
  8. 12. -Assurnasirpal II killing Lions, Kahlu (modern Nimrud, Iraq) 875-860 BCE
  9. 14. -Enemies Crossing the Euphrates to Escape Assyrian Archers, Kahlu (modern Nimrud, Iraq) 875-860.
  10. 16. -Neo Babylonia (600-500 BCE) Babylon Nebuchadnezzar
  11. 17. <ul><li>Reconstruction drawing of Babylon in the 6 th century BCE </li></ul>
  12. 18. Ishtar Gate
  13. 24. Persian Empire

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