ART: ART HISTORY

ARTH-401
Italian Art: Early Renaissance (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

Developments in Florence, Siena, and Venice in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, including the classical revival, narrative, linear perspective, and the role of social and theoretical factors in the practice of art. Emphasis on major figures such as Giotto, Duccio, Masaccio, Piero della Francesca, Botticelli, and Giovanni Bellini. Meets with ARTH-601. Usually offered every third semester. Prerequisite: ARTH-105 and ARTH-205 or equivalent.