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Early Christian and Byzantine Art

In this course, the student will study the history of Eastern (Orthodox) Christian art. The course begins with the emergence of Christianity and the formation of the Christian visual language that grew out of the Classical tradition. The course then follows the development of Christian art after the fall of the Roman Empire and the emergence of the Byzantine Empire. This free course may be completed online at any time. See course site for detailed overview and learning outcomes. (Art History 401)


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