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ART: ART HISTORY

ARTH-413 Modern European Art: Expressionism to Surrealism (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate

A survey of European art from 1900 to 1945, tracing radical changes in conception of art as well as social and political contexts that shaped it. Includes the rise of abstraction; antimodernism and the "primitive"; and the notion of an artistic avant-garde. Meets with ARTH-613. Usually offered alternate years. Prerequisite: ARTH-105 and ARTH-210.