Harvard University,  FAS
Fall 1998

History of Art and Architecture 175x

American Art (1790–Present)

Margaretta M. Lovell

Catalog Number: 3617
Half course (fall term).
Tu., Th., at 12.

Looking at major developments in painting and architecture from Romanticism to postmodernism (with some attention to sculpture, city planning, and photography). This course addresses art and its social context over the last two centuries in what is now the United States. Issues include patronage, audience, technology, and the education of the artist as well as style and cultural expression.

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