Fah102 the practice of art history / lecture 2. The work of art i: the visual analysis (painting, sculpture) - slides on fadis. His approach to art and history came from a more wholesome, cultural-historical approach. Known as the father of cultural history (aby warburg will later significantly expand on this line of ideas) Discussed the complex of life and people, including religion, art and literature. Famous swiss art historian, whose classifying principles ( painterly vs. linear ) were influential in the development of formal analysis in the history or art during the later 20th century. Three great books: renaissance and baroque, classic art and principles of art history. Studied art history and philosophy under jakob burckhardt at the university of basel. Emphasized there being psychology in the perception of psychology in art. ( art psychology ) Baroque based on baroco (irregular)- renaissance comes from goldsmiths.