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Northern Renaissance Art

This course surveys the art produced in northern Europe (primarily the Netherlands, France, and Germany) from the fourteenth through the sixteenth century. Lectures, readings, and discussions will stress key themes such as the role of patronage, the rise of the 'self-conscious artist,' the dynamics of material and original setting, the development of new kinds of subject matter, the beginnings of printmaking, the rise of the art market, the impact of devotional practices and pilgrimage, and the use of images by religious reformers.

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6379 TuTh
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Areford,David S M03-0430
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 13
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-requisite = ART 101 or permission of instructor
Course Attributes: Arts Distribution