Italian Renaissance and Baroque Painting
Lecture no. 3 from the course: Museum Masterpieces: The Louvre
Taught by Professor Richard Brettell | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Music & Fine Art Courses
This lecture explores the Louvre's immense collection of Italian painting dating from the medieval period through the early 17th century. Featured works include altarpieces and portraits by masters of the High Renaissance and Baroque era in Italy including Raphael, Giorgione, Titian, Veronese, Tintoretto, and Andrea Mantegna, as well as the religious and secular works by the mercurial Caravaggio.