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Ch 11: Fifteenth-Century Art of Northern Europe & Spain

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Watch brief video lessons that have been put together to teach 15th century Northern European and Spanish art in a fun and interesting way. Quizzes following each lesson and an exam at the end of the chapter will help ensure understanding and retention of the material.

Fifteenth-Century Art of Northern Europe & Spain - Chapter Summary & Learning Objectives

Check out the brief, engaging video lessons of this chapter on 15th century art in Northern Europe and Spain. You'll review characteristics of art in this time period as well as artists like Robert Campin and Hugo van der Goes and the relationship between politics and art in the 15th century. Expert instructors are available to answer any questions that arise as you learn things like:

  • How politics and economy influenced art in 15th century Northern Europe and Spain
  • What famous works of art were produced in Flanders, France, Spain and Germany
  • How 15th-century art was impacted by shifting devotional patterns
  • What patrons are and how they were involved in 15th century art

Video Objective
15th-Century Art of Northern Europe & Spain: Characteristics, Materials & Techniques Identify characteristics, materials and techniques used in 15th century Northern European and Spanish art.
The Development of Northern Painting in 15th-Century Europe Describe the roles of artists like Robert Campin and Hugo van der Goes in the development of northern painting.
Comparing the 15th-Century Art of Flanders, France, Germany & Spain Distinguish between famous works of art produced in Flanders, France, Germany and Spain.
Illustrating Economic Conditions in 15th-Century Northern European Art Using famous examples, explain how economic conditions in the 15th century were reflected in the art of Northern Europe.
Devotional Influences in 15th-Century Northern European Art Describe the role of shifting devotional patterns and practices in 15th century art in Northern Europe.
The Role of Politics in 15th-Century Northern European & Spanish Art Using famous examples, explain how politics in 15th century Northern Europe and Spain were reflected in art.
The Influence of Patrons in 15th-century Northern European & Spanish Art Explain the impact of patrons on 15th century art in Northern Europe and Spain.

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: Fifteenth-Century Art of Northern Europe & Spain
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
15th-Century Art of Northern Europe & Spain: Characteristics, Materials & Techniques

1. 15th-Century Art of Northern Europe & Spain: Characteristics, Materials & Techniques

In this lesson, you will explore the artist innovations in materials and techniques in 15th-century Northern Europe and Spain and discover how they defined the characteristics of art. Then, you can test your understanding with a brief quiz.

The Development of Northern Painting in 15th-Century Europe

2. The Development of Northern Painting in 15th-Century Europe

In this lesson, you will explore the development of painting in Northern Europe during the 15th century, including styles, techniques, and characteristics. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

Comparing the 15th-Century Art of Flanders, France, Germany & Spain

3. Comparing the 15th-Century Art of Flanders, France, Germany & Spain

In this lesson, you will compare the very different styles of 15th-century art found across Europe and discover the reasons for these differences. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

Illustrating Economic Conditions in 15th-Century Northern European Art

4. Illustrating Economic Conditions in 15th-Century Northern European Art

In this lesson, you will explore the connections between art and the economy in Northern Europe of the 15th century. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

Devotional Influences in 15th-Century Northern European Art

5. Devotional Influences in 15th-Century Northern European Art

In this lesson, you will explore the connection between religion and art in 15th-century Northern Europe and discover how worship defined artistic styles. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

The Role of Politics in 15th-Century Northern European & Spanish Art

6. The Role of Politics in 15th-Century Northern European & Spanish Art

In this lesson, you will explore the role of politics throughout parts of Europe in the 15th century and discover how political stability can influence artistic styles. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

The Influence of Patrons in 15th-Century Northern European & Spanish Art

7. The Influence of Patrons in 15th-Century Northern European & Spanish Art

In this lesson, you will explore the relationship between patron and artist in the creation of art during the 15th century in Northern Europe. Then, test your understanding with a brief quiz.

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