Art History 209: Early Medieval Art
Notes: Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Two main themes:
when looking at pieces of art
Religious, social and economic rolls
Process of creating work
Notes: Thursday, August 29, 2019
The End of Antiquity Part I
Dura Europos and Religion in the Late Roman Empire
The End of Antiquity Themes:
How does the “Roman language of art” continue to be used in the late empire?
How do the different religions found in the late Roman empire use visual imagery to
express their religious beliefs?
What, if any, distinction can be made between secular and sacred art in the late Roman
Relates closes to building and artwork in secular context. How those things
interact and why