Students will identify how artists expressed the cultural, political, economic, religious and social climate of this time. Influences include the Counter Reformation and the development of the art market in the Netherlands. Paintings, such as Caravaggio’s Saint John the Baptist, sculptures and decorative arts will be included.
Appropriate for grades: 5th-12th
Maximum Size: 75 students
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