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ARTH 4443 Realism and Symbolism (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

Gustave Courbet puzzled many in 1855 by titling one of his works a real allegory, highlighting the tensions between Realism and Symbolism which would challenge many in the next decades. This seminar will explore the Realist and Symbolist movements, including one the one hand artists such as Courbet, Manet and Degas, and on the other, Moreau, Gauguin, Fernand Khnopff and Edvard Munch.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Jeffery Howe

Prerequisites: None

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Last Updated: 24-Jun-17