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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Art of Europe 1100-1700


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Today we will be in our European Galleries and look specifically at art of Europe from 12th-17th Century.  (Medieval art, Renaissance, High Renaissance)

We will see how different styles emerge through europe and how they change over time.

Focus: Subject (what, who is important) Style ( How the artist portrays his subject, technique) Patron (Who comissions the art)

Interactive tour:  We will look at the art together and talk about it.  I'm interested in what you see, think feel - no right or wrong





Created By

Alice Galakatos


History/Social Studies, The Arts

Grade Level

6-8, 9-12