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2016-2017 Catalogue 
2016-2017 Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARTH 21400 - Nineteenth-Century Art

Course Credit: 1
Surveys major movements and figures in painting, approximately 1789-1885, focusing primarily on France. Changing social and political conditions provide the context for investigating themes such as art’s engagement with history, nature, and urban experience; the place of gender and class in the formulation of artistic subjects; institutions of art exhibition and criticism; and the relationship between painting and other media such as sculpture, printmaking, and photography. Recommended: ARTH 10100  or ARTH 10200  is recommended as a prior course. [AH, W]