A Culture in Crisis
Lecture no. 35 from the course: Great Artists of the Italian Renaissance
Taught by Professor William Kloss | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Music & Fine Art Courses
The first of two summary lectures compares works from the Early and High Renaissance to judge the stylistic shift that occurred during the period. This shift is mirrored by political turmoil culminating in the sack of Rome by the troops of Emperor Charles V in 1527.