FAH434H1: The First Art Historians

Hours

24S

In Vasari’s Lives of the Artists and their “after-lives,” painters and humanists explored questions of word and image, art and life, biography and history, the psychology of style, the economics and politics of art and the languages of art.  How and why did art history originate?

Prerequisite
FAH230H1/FAH231H1 and permission of instructor
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)