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ART 241: Modern Art I

Term: Fall

Credits: 4

Degree Requirements: F5 Modern Art Elective

A survey of the major European art movements from about 1760 to 1880. Special emphasis is given to the interplay between politics and the emergence of new styles and subject matter in painting. Artists covered include David, Goya, Constable, Delacroix, Friedrich, Courbet, Manet, and Monet. (Course offered in alternate years; next scheduled for Fall 2016.)

Prerequisites: History of Western Art, or permission of the instructor