Course Catalog - 2016-2017

     

MDEM 363 - CAPITALISM & ART, 1300-1700

Long Title: THE RISE OF CAPITALISM AND LATE MEDIEVAL AND EARLY MODERN ART
Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: This course will explore how the rise of capitalism affected late medieval and early modern art. It will explore depictions of avarice, charity, and poverty; representations of shopping; how the rise of the art market affected art production; images of different socio-economic classes, and the material culture of money. Cross-list: HART 364.