FAH434H1: The First Art Historians

Hours: 
24S

In Vasari’s Lives of the Artists and their “after-lives,” painters and humanists explored questions of word and image, art and life, biography and history, the psychology of style, the economics and politics of art and the languages of art.  How and why did art history originate?

Prerequisite: 

FAH230H1/​ FAH231H1 and permission of instructor

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)