Fine Arts | Renaissance Florence
A634 | 2328 | Knox

Problems in Italian Art of the 16th Century

This seminar will treat the rich and distinctly Venetian tradition of
painting, sculpture, and architecture in the fifteenth and sixteenth
centuries.  Some sessions will be thematically centered, with such topics
as:  art and the state, the female nude, the disegno/colorito controversy,
and portraiture.  In other meetings we will discuss the achievements of
the most famous Venetian painters:  Giovanni Bellini, Giorgione, Titian,
Veronese, and Tintoretto.

This course for Graduate Students only.