Artistic Responses to the Black Death

Artistic Responses to the Black Death

Streaming Video - 2017
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Discover how artists confronted the plague through new and innovative forms of expression. Among these, study the creation of transi tombs with graphic sculptural effigies of the dead, as well as the remarkable paintings, murals, and woodcuts of the memento mori tradition, which sought to remind viewers of their mortality.
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] :, Kanopy Streaming,, 2017
The Great Courses,, 2016
Characteristics: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (32 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Additional Contributors: Kanopy (Firm)
The Great Courses (Firm)


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