History of Modern Art (i+p) - II MODULO PARTE (P) (2018/2019)

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Name of lecturer
Enrico Dal Pozzolo
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Sem. 2B dal Apr 8, 2019 al Jun 1, 2019.

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Learning outcomes

Through the analysis of the works of Lorenzo Lotto, the course aims to highlight the complexity of the reconstruction of the stages of formation of one of the most singular European painter in Modern Art.


1. General Introduction to Lorenzo Lotto 2. History of the rediscovery of his career between the XVI and early twenty-first century; 3. Analysis of his works, in particular those in the Marche region.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
E.M. Dal Pozzolo Lorenzo Lotto. Il richiamo delle Marche. Luoghi, tempi e persone. Catalogo della mostra (Macerata, 2018-19) Skira 2018

Assessment methods and criteria

A written test is divided into three parts. The first part (a) consists of recognition of twenty images from the volume Lorenzo Lotto. Il richiamo delle Marche: each image is projected to the time of a minute and one has to indicate the author, the subject, the date (or the period, if the date is not certain) and even the location. The second part (b) consists of a question on a specific theme: the time allowed is 45 minutes. It will follow a last question (c) to be answered 25 minutes.
In order to have a positive mark (18 or above), one has to recognize at least ten out of twenty images, and the answers to the questions (b) and (c) has to be considered sufficiently accurate.