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Required Readings:

Wednesday, February 13

  • Leon Battista Alberti, On Painting (download).
  • Erwin Panofsky, Perspective as Symbolic Form, trans. Christopher Wood (New York, 1991) (download).

Suggested Readings:


  • Heinrich W├Âlfflin, Classic Art (excerpt) (download).
  • Baldesar Castiglione, Excertps from "The Book of the Courtier", Primary Source Reading 14 (download).

Resources:



  • Guide to Christian Iconography (download).