PGHT

5705

Survey of Silver: Renaissance to Modern

Parsons School of Design: Art and Design History

Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Degree Students

Survey of Silver

Fall 2019

Taught By: Deborah Waters

Section: A

CRN: 7495

Credits: 3

Precious metals have played significant roles in the decorative and fine arts since ancient times. After an introduction to the properties of silver and gold, and to traditional and industrial techniques of fabrication and ornamentation, the course will focus on the products made by European, English, and American precious metalsmiths and the uses of these objects in the societies in which they were produced. Issues of identification and connoisseurship of precious metals will be covered.

Open to: All university graduate degree students.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art and Design History (PLAD)

Campus: Parsons Dec Arts Cooper Hewitt (PD)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 15

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment 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: 4:45am 5/22/2019

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:00pm

Building: TBD

Room: TBD

Date Range: 8/26/2019 - 12/16/2019