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Renaissance Art in Northern Europe


Painting, sculpture, and the graphic arts from Northern Europe, primarily the Low Countries and Germany, from 1400 to 1550. Major artists, development of oil painting, evolution of devotional imagery, emergence of secular art, effect of widely dispersed graphic images on the culture of this period, and outcome of the Protestant Reformation on the art of this region.

Satisfies the Visual and Performing Arts distribution requirement.