Goucher College 2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Jun 14, 2024  
Goucher College 2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

ARH 279 - Global Rock Stars: 17th Century Art in Europe and the Americas (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, and Vermeer 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 or permission of the instructor.  Prerequisite: VMC 103  (ARH 103 ) or permission of the instructor. Fall. Variable semesters. Oettinger.