17th Century - The
*very powerful Church - but power will wane
*Inquisition - try to do away with heresy
*era of Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Shakespeare, Cervantes (Don
*wealth pours into Europe from Americas - inflation
World War II (1939- 1945) and its Impact
WWII changed the political alliances and social structure of the globe and resulted in an
estimated 50 to 85 million casualties, making it the second deadliest war in history (WWI had
some 100 mill
Art History 197 (History of the Baroque to 20 th Century Art), section 1816
DVC, Fall 2016
Dr. Rosi Prieto
CLASSROOM: L-Forum, TTH 2:003:20
EMAIL: [email protected]
OFFICE HRS: 3:20-3:50
The best way to re
Exam 1, Art History 197, DVC, Fall 2016
Identifications (25 pts. possible). Provide artist, title, and century for each image shown.
1. Michelangelo, Piet, 16th century.
2. Gentileschi, Judith and Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, 17th cent
Spain had an enormous empire and was an
important maritime power in 16th century, but
declined in 17th century.
Had controlled much of the Americas, Naples,
Portugal and Netherlands; the three latter became
Art History 197
History of Art: 17th to Early 20th
Dr. Rosi Prieto
Leonardos Mona Lisa
can be found on Google Drive online.
Text: Stokstad and Cothren, Art
Email: [email protected]
What is the study
Art History 197, Study List 2, Fall 2016
DVC; Dr. Prieto
Exam 2 date: November 8
IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ THIS GUIDE CAREFULLY
Academic honesty requires that students submit their own work for a grade and not the
work of someone else (see the DVC website fo
Art History 197, Study List 1, Fall 2016
DVC; Dr. Prieto
THE DATE FOR EXAM 2 HAS BEEN CHANGED TO TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27!
The following are the works of art for which you are responsible for exam 1. You will not be
responsible for works of art not covered i
Exams will consist of Image Identifications and Essays
ID: give artist/architect, title (as complete as
possible), and century.
(Spelling: be as accurate as possible. For IDs: full credit
given if you are off by one or two letters, but thats a
Art History 197, Study List 3, Fall 2016
DVC; Dr. Prieto
Exam 3 will be on Tuesday, Dec. 13. I am requesting that we take the exam at 2:00 so I
do not keep you waiting if I am late.
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!
The following are the works of art for which you a
Italian power wanes, as does the power
of the Church.
England develops powerful maritime
economy by 1750 s.
Power of the French monarchy also
diminishes with death of Louis XIV.
Lavish expenditures by the nobility
lead to economic depr
The Twentieth Century
Many aspect of the Industrial Revolution continue to improve
Automobiles and electric light invented in late 1890s
Airplanes and television - 1920s
Computers - 1940s.
Eventually, these become available to the masses.
Largest, strongest, & wealthiest country at time.
Powerful monarchy there for centuries.
When Louis XIV came of age, his chief minister
increased pwr. of the crown at the expense of French
nobility. Absolute monarch.
Louis XIV &
Conceptual art (also Performance
-In 1960s artists eliminate
traditional elements from art
-art should be cerebral function, a
mental process, rather than physical
-derives from Duchamp
-Conceptual & Performanc
-begins in 1950s & 60s
-reaction to Abstract Expressionism
-used completely recognizable subjects
-returns to representation
-critique of commercialism pervading society
-burst of materialism and commercialism
-A late 20th century departure from the notion of Modernism
-Modernism was product and reflection of industrial society
-But society changed around 1970s from an industrial to
postindustrial society (one based on information and services, ra
J. L. David, Napoleon
Crossing the St.Bernard, 1800-01,
General of the French Revolution
Ruler of the French Republic then Emperor
In little over a decade fought every
power in Europe and won
Acquired control over most of Wester
Fresco Painting: Ancient
technique for painting on
->Fresco means fresh.
->Water-based paints are
applied to wet plaster, which
forms a chemical bond and
becomes part of the wall as it
->Painter must work fast and
know exactly how much he ca
-Powerful monarchies emerge in France, Spain, and the Holy
Roman Empire (now Germany). France invades Italy for first
time in 1494.
-Exploration and colonization begin after the 1492 voyage of
-The Medici are expel
Arth 197; Extra Credit, Fall 2016
EXTRA CREDIT OPPORTUNITY
Watch the movie Girl with the Pearl Earring (a fictionalization of the life of Johannes
Vermeer) and write a couple of paragraphs explaining wha
Contemporary Art 195
Despite the countless movements and artistic transformations that have taken place over
the centuries, one thing that has remained constant throughout the history of art is its natural
History of Prehistoric and Ancient Art
Fall 2012 (Aug 21-Dec 11)
Amy Raymond, Ph.D.
These are the monuments that you should know well. There are 90 monuments. In describing these monuments, you could discuss i