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Art of the Western World

Art of the Western World covers material taught in a one-semester art history course on the undergraduate level beginning with the classic Greek and Roman art up to present-day abstract impressionism and pop art era.

Topics covered in this course are:

  • Classical
    • Ancient Greece
    • Republican and Imperial Rome

  • Romanesque and Gothic
    • Early Middle Ages to the Romanesque period
    • High Middle Ages (Gothic)

  • Early Renaissance
    • Italy
    • Northern Europe

  • High Renaissance
    • Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo
    • Venetian art and architecture

  • Baroque
    • Italy and Austria

The required textbook(s) for the Traditional course are listed below.

  • Janson's History of Art: The Western Tradition   
      8 by Davies, Denny, Hofrichter, Jacobs, Roberts, & Simon - Prentice Hall, 2011
    ISBN 9780205685172