Jacques-Louis David: Revolution (3 cr.)

Course Details

Course Level: 
Undergraduate Course
Course Number: 
HART 355
Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2015
Day(s): 
Tue
Thu
Time: 
10:50-12:05
Instructor: 
Course Description: 

This class will consider the painting of Jacques-Louis David with particular reference to the ideas of revolution. This seminar will combine close reading and looking, using primary and secondary readings to explore issues of classicism, politics, eroticism, and aesthetics in the work of this central figure in art history. Cross-listed with HART 555(13445).