ARTH 3313 – Impressionism: Art, Leisure & Society

(3 credits – TG) 3 hours lecture

This course will focus on the social history of Paris 1865-1885 as reflected in the subject matter of Impressionist art, particularly leisure issues such as industrialization, class, the secularization of society, the critic-dealer, and gender inequality also figure prominently.

Recommended Preparation: Any 1000-level art history course.

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