FAH340H1: 17th-Century Art of the Netherlands

Hours

24L

Concentration on the major painters of Holland’s Golden Age, ca. 1580-ca. - 1700. Particular attention is paid to genre painting and the notion of “Dutch realism.” Consideration of art within its social and political contexts. Notions of gender, of the historical past, of embodiment, and of contact with the non-western world will be discussed.

Prerequisite
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)