FAH440H1: Dutch Genre Painting of the 17th Century

Hours

24S

Study of so-called “scenes of everyday life.” Special attention given to cultural context and problems of constructions of gender and gendered relationships, of social and economic interests, of class conflict, of the relationship with broader European culture. Considerable attention will be paid to the work of Jan Vermeer.

Prerequisite
FAH331H1/FAH340H1; permission of instructor
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)