AHIS 251: American Art to 1865

Prereqs: Sophomore standing.
Role of the fine arts in creating national identity. How portraiture, genre, history painting, landscape, sculpture, photography, and folk art produced competing definitions of America. Growth of art institutions and patrons, the development of different audiences and how they established and changed expectations for art and artists.
This course is a prerequisite for: AHIS 451
Credit Hours: 3
Course Delivery: Classroom


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