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Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARTH 313 - (D,W) Art of Islam

3 cr.
(Prerequisite: None, but previous course in art history desirable)

A survey of Islamic art and architecture from Mongol invasion to the beginnings of European colonization by the West (13th-19th centuries). Politics, patronage, religion and literature will provide a rich context for the interpretation of Islamic art, as will a field trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art.