ARTD 3062 Realism, Impressionism, and Post-Impressionism
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ART 15.12.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Major artists and themes in European art, mainly French, during the second half of the nineteenth century. Art and literature and new optical theories of color and light. Questions of politics, gender, exhibition strategies, urbanism and the landscape. Major artists: Courbet, Manet, Degas, Monet, Cassatt, Morisot, Cezanne, Seurat, Van Gogh, Gauguin. (Not open to students who have completed Art 16.5.)
Prerequisite: Art 1050 [1.3] or Core Studies 2.1 or Core Curriculum 1120 [1.2] or Art 1010