Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog]

ARTS 208 - Italian and Northern Renaissance

This course concentrates on the origins of the Renaissance in both Italy and in the North as seen in the painting and sculpture of the early fifteenth century as to style and religious expression, examined in the context of philosophical influences, civic humanism, and contemporary politics. Attention will be given to the changing social status of the artist as manifested both in the theoretical writings and artists' working methods.

Credits: 3



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