Art and Revolution 1750-1850
Topics in late eighteenth and early nineteenth-century painting, sculpture and architecture in Europe, particularly France and Britain. The impact of social and industrial revolution is examined, and developments in portraiture, landscape and history painting are explored. The major artists include Constable, Turner, Goya, Reynolds, Gainsborough, David, Ingres, Gericault and Delacroix.
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Not taught in 2024
David Blayney Brown, Romanticism (Phaidon, 2001)
David Irwin, Neoclassicism (Phaidon, 1997)
Coursework and exam
ARTHIST 321: 15 points
HISTORY 224 and 15 points at Stage I in Art History or 15 points at Stage II in Art History, and 60 points passed