FAH440H1: Dutch Genre Painting of the 17th Century

Hours: 
24S

Study of so-called “scenes of everyday life.” Special attention given to cultural context and problems of interpretation, the work of Jan Vermeer, and the reputation of this art in following centuries.

Prerequisite: 

FAH307H1/​308H1/ FAH331H1/​ FAH340H1/​ FAH428H1; permission of instructor

Recommended Preparation: 

Reading knowledge of French or German

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