ARHS 3540 Impressionism and Post-Impressionism

This course will analyze art produced in Europe from the mid-19th century through the early 20th century, with a particular emphasis on French painting. We will consider the work and reputations of key artists such as Manet, Monet, Cassatt, Seurat, and Czanne, situating their work in relation to the political, socio-economic, and cultural changes that took place during this period.