Survey of Design & Dec Arts 1

Parsons School of Design: Art and Design History

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Survey of Design & Dec Arts 1

Fall 2021

Taught By: Tracy Ehrlich

Section: A

CRN: 2107

Credits: 3

This course presents a broad introduction to European decorative arts from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries, focusing on Italy, France, England, and the Netherlands. Issues of style, function, and meaning of objects in both public and private life will be explored. In class lectures and through readings that reflect a variety of scholarly approaches, the decorative arts will be considered within the larger cultural, political, and social contexts of their times.

Open to: Masters degree in History of Decorative Arts and Design majors only.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art and Design History (PLAD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 30

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 3:40am 10/22/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 12:10pm - 3:00pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 901

Date Range: 9/2/2021 - 12/16/2021