art historyHegel’s philosophy served as the direct inspiration for Karl Schnaase’s work. Schnaase’s Niederländische Briefe established the theoretical foundations for artwork historical past as an autonomous self-discipline, and his Geschichte der bildenden Künste, one of the first historic surveys of the history of artwork from antiquity to the Renaissance, facilitated the teaching of artwork historical past in German-speaking universities. Schnaase’s survey was published contemporaneously with a similar work by Franz Theodor Kugler.

Department of History of Art & Architecture

Intended as a common introduction to Islamic artwork, it attracts upon examples from the museum’s complete assortment, which includes works from an space extending from southern Spain to Central Asia, ranging in date from the seventh via the nineteenth century. The John C. and Susan L. Huntington Photographic Archive of Buddhist and Related Art of the College of the Arts, Ohio State University contains almost 300,000 original color slides and black and … Read More