analysis on 6 historical paintings in spain 1400-1600, I will send you pictures of the paintings
please know that this is going to be submitted online and there should not be any informations used from websites and it should be you who analyzes the paintings. I will attach class notes and below are the books that we read for this class. I will keep in touch with you and provide you with more information. I will also attach paintings but make sure you know which painting is for which museum and do not get confused. thank you so much.
T.F. Ruiz, Spain’s Centuries of Crisis, 1300-1469 (Blackwell, paperback) Required
T. F. Ruiz, Spanish Society, 1400 – 1600 (Longman) Required
David Frye, ed. and translator, Lazarillo de Tormes & The Grifter: Two Novels of the Low Life in
Golden Age Spain. Hackett Paperback ISBN: 978-1-62466-344-4 Required
F. de Rojas, La Celestina Required
Bernal Díaz del Castillo, The Conquest of New Spain (Penguin) Required
you may write a paper that reflects a visit to three museums to see
art from the period covered by the course. You must do more than just describe the paintings or
sculptures you select. You must develop a thesis, argue a point, and do so from a comparative
perspective in which you compare art work from three different museums and what do they tell
you about Spanish culture and society in the late Middle Ages and the early modern period. The
Norton Simon Collection, the Getty Museum, and LACMA.
below are paintings from lacma museum please select two which matches the time frame between 1400 to 1600 spain