Gold & Jewelry: From Antiquity to the Renaissance Princes
From Antiquity to Renaissance Princes, gold as a symbol of power.
Immerse yourself in the very essence of Art History of Jewelry, from antique jewelry.
Pharaohs, emperors of Rome and Byzantium, princes of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance; the great and powerful all used gold as a symbol of their power.
From the techniques of casting and repoussé to chasing and granulation, the talent of goldsmiths is a testament to the epic story of gold, from antique jewelry.
This course is conducted by two art historians.