ART 221 Medieval Art

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A comprehensive overview of medieval art and architecture from the late antiquity to the late Gothic period in Europe and the Mediterranean region. Discusses the visual art and cultures of about 1000 years (around 400-1400 CE) including Late Roman, Early Christian, Byzantine, Romanesque, Islamic, and Gothic art. Offers diverse perspectives on the development, exchange, interaction, and influence between all these cultures through their visual arts. A field trip to a major museum is required.

ENG 081 eligible