skip to main content

The History of Western Art: Light in the Darkness

31 minutes 54 seconds

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles
Still image from The History of Western Art: Light in the Darkness

The medieval period of Western art focused on religious themes as teaching tools, not as art. Discusses the discovery of perspective and oil in painting, while highlighting works by Giotto, Brunalleschi, Masaccio, Donatello, Van Eyck, Mantegna, Piero, and Botticelli.

Media Details

Runtime: 31 minutes 54 seconds

Still image from: The History of Western Art: Light in the Darkness
The History Of Western Art
Season 0 / Ep 1
31 minutes 54 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The History of Western Art: A New Dream
The History Of Western Art
Season 0 / Ep 2
31 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The History of Western Art: The Age of Splendor
The History Of Western Art
Season 0 / Ep 3
31 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The History of Western Art: Reason and Enlightenment
The History Of Western Art
Season 0 / Ep 4
31 minutes 7 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The History of Western Art: Passion and Revolution
The History Of Western Art
Season 0 / Ep 5
31 minutes 49 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: The History of Western Art: A New Vision
The History Of Western Art
Season 0 / Ep 6
31 minutes 44 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12