1. A short discussion of some aspects of art from Northern Europe between 1500 and 1530, focusing especially on Albrecht Durer

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  2. A short (30 minutes) lecture on Venetian painting and the concepts and features that differentiate it from other contemporary Italian art centers.

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  3. An exploration of the ideas and innovations of Masaccio (1421-1428) through his paintings in Florence including the Tribute Money and the Holy Trinity. Comparisons are made to Gentile da Fabriano's Adoration (1423), Nanni di Banco's Four Crowned Martyrs (c. 1410-1416 and Jan van Eyck's Ghent Altarpiece (c.1432). 40 minutes.

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  4. A short introduction to the Merode Altarpiece (1425) by Robert Campin, narrated by Peter Beal

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  5. An extensive discussion of the characteristics and meaning of the Ghent Altarpiece of 1432 by Jan van Eyck. This is one of the great paintings in the history of European art with a complex history and a wide range of possibilities for interpretation. Narrated by Peter Beal, art history and humanities faculty at FRCC in Colorado.

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