This course will examine the history of Western art from approximately 1600 to approximately 1800—a period that bridges the gap from the Renaissance to the earliest days of the Modern era. Beginning with the Baroque in Counter-Reformation Italy and concluding with Neoclassicism in the late 18th century, the course traces the stylistic developments in Europe and America through a variety of religious, political, and philosophical movements. This free course may be completed online at any time. See course site for detailed overview and learning outcomes. (Art History 207)
Landscape, Enlightenment, Art, Drawing, United States, Architecture, Europe, Painting, Neoclassicism, Rococo, Netherlands, Flemish, Dutch, America, Sculpture, Rembrandt van Rijn, Caravaggisti, Baroque
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