Art History

Survey of Baroque and Rococo Art and Architecture

Schedule of Lectures


Schedule of Lectures

Gianlorenzo Bernini.
Ecstasy of St. Teresa.
Cornaro Chapel, Sta Maria della Vittoria, Rome.


   
Course Description and Requirements

List of Monuments

 
Midterm

 
On the Paper
Baroque and Rococo Art Bibliography
Final

St. Peter's, Vatican City

Art Historians' Guide to the Movies
The National Gallery of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
On Baroque Rome

THE SCHEDULE OF LECTURES

This is tentative, but intended schedule for this course. Circumstances may require reasonable adjustments.

Week One

Class 1 Introduction to the Course
Class 2 Definitions of the Baroque and its Topics
Reading: Adams, Chapter 1, *Martin, Introduction; *Minor, Chapter 1

Week Two

Class 3 Italy : Baroque Architecture and Sculpture in Rome
Reading: Adams, Chapter 2; *Martin, Chapter 1
Class 4 Italy: Baroque Architecture and Sculpture in Rome
Reading: As above

Week Three

Class 5 Italy : The Baroque Church QUIZ 1
Reading: Minor, Chapter 3
Class 6 Italy: Sacred Interiors
Reading: Minor, Chapter 4

Week Four

Class 7 Italy: Baroque Painting in Rome
Reading: Adams, Chapter 3; *Martin, Chapter 7
Class 8 Italy: Baroque Painting in Rome
Reading: Adams as above;

Week Five

Class 9 Spain: Velˆzquez and the Court of Philip IV
Reading: Adams, Chapter 4
Class 10 Spain: Velˆzquez and Las Meninas QUIZ 2
Reading: Adams as above; Minor, 254-257.

Week Six

Class 11 France: French Baroque: Painting and Sculpture
Reading: Adams, Chapter 5; Minor, chapter 5
Class 12 France: French Baroque: Painting and Sculpture
Reading: As above

Week Seven

Class 13 France: French Baroque : Architecture
Reading: As above
Class 14 MIDTERM

Week Eight

Class 15 Baroque Painting in Flanders and England
Reading: Adams, Chapter 6
Class 16 Baroque Painting in Flanders and England
Reading: As above

Week Nine

Class 17 Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting I: Rembrandt
Reading: Adams, Chapter 8, Minor, Chapter 6
Class 18 Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting I: Rembrandt
Reading: As above.

Week Ten

Class 19 Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting II: Landscape QUIZ 3
Reading: Adams, Chapter 8; Minor, Chapter 7
Class 20 Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting II: Still Life
Reading: As above.

Week Eleven

Class 21 Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting II: Vermeer
Reading: As above
Class 22 Seventeenth-Century Dutch Painting II: Vermeer
Reading: As above

Week Twelve

Class 23 The Palace to 1750: Italy I
Reading: Minor Chapter 8
Class 24 The Palace to 1750: Italy II QUIZ 4
Reading: Minor Chapter 8

Week Thirteen

Class 25 Amsterdam: Canals, Houses, & Civic Buildings
Reading: As above
Class 26 The Baroque Palace: Versailles

Week Fourteen

Class 27 The Baroque Fountain
Reading: Minor, 313-318
Class 28 Domestic Spaces: Interiors and Gardens
Reading: Minor, Chapter 9

Week Fifteen

Class 29 Late Baroque and Rococo: England
Class 30 Late Baroque and Rococo : France
Reading: Adams, Chapter 9


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