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HARC0209A-F13

Venice in the Renaissance

Venice in Renaissance
Venetian art was long shaped by its unique setting, distinctive political structure, and a collective identity enforced by its patrician leaders. In this course, we will engage in a close consideration of the socio-political conditions that both reinforced tradition and ultimately made way for a "golden age" in Venetian painting, sculpture, and architecture. Topics will include individual artists, such as Bellini, Giorgione, Titian, and Palladio, as well as artistic training and workshop practice, patronage, and the rise of Venetian humanism. 3 hrs. lect.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
92379

Course

HARC0209

All Sections in Fall 2013

Fall 2013

HARC0209A-F13 Lecture (Smith Abbott)