Fall 2018 Topics in Baroque Art: Northern Baroque, Jan Kennedy
(AHS 3300-01)

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This course will examine the art produced in northern Europe (England, France and the Netherlands) during the seventeenth-century.Our primary focus will be on some major artists such as Poussin, Rembrandt, Rubens, Van Dyck and Vermeer, but we will also explore important developments in still life painting, landscapes, portraiture, and scenes of everyday life.We will consider the historical, cultural, religious, and economic factors that influenced the art as well as discuss how some specific interests in optics and cartography may be manifested in some artists’ works.


This course requires an enrolment key