Goucher College 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Dec 02, 2023  
Goucher College 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

ARH 279 - Global Rockstars: Baroque and Rococo Art in Europe (4 Cr.)

(VMC 279)
This course surveys the painting, sculpture, and architecture of 17th- and 18th- century Europe. We will study masterpieces by artists including Bernini, Caravaggio, Rubens, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Tiepolo, Fragonard, and Hogarth in their social and cultural contexts. Topics for consideration include the development of art theory and art market, the emergence of genres and specialized subject matter, the history of collecting, and the politics of art patronage. Prerequisite: ART 103 of permission of the instructor.  Prerequisite: VMC 103  (ARH 103 ) or permission of the instructor. Spring. Variable semesters. Oettinger.