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ARTH 1108 Great Art Capitals of Europe (Spring: 3 )

Course Description

This course is for artists, art lovers, and travelers. It deals with selected works of painting, sculpture and architecture from the fifth-century golden age of Athens through the post-impressionism of nineteenth century Paris. The course will treat particular monuments in-depth, emphasizing their artistic styles, as well as the ideological and social contexts in which they were created. While looking at the art of the past, we will also consider how it has been interpreted by historians.

Instructor(s): Pamela Berger

Prerequisites: None

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Comments: Students who have taken ARTH1101-ARTH1102 cannot take this class.

Last Updated: 24-Jun-17