This lesson covers mirrors in Renaissance and Baroque artworks by Johannes Vermeer, Diego Velázquez, Parmigianino, and Rembrandt van Rijn.

Adapting Materials

For ease of adapting the materials, editable files are provided. Under additional files, you can download the presentation in PowerPoint and the reading list and sketchbook assignment in Word.


This Art Appreciation OER was adapted from existing resources by Marie Porterfield Barry for the Fall 2019 semester as part of East Tennessee State University’s Open Educational Resources (OERs) Awards Program.

13-Mirrors-in-Renaissance-and-Baroque-Art-Presentation.pptx (34411 kB)
Lesson 13 Presentation in PowerPoint

13-Mirrors-in-Renaissance-and-Baroque-Art-Reading-List.docx (12 kB)
Lesson 13 Reading List in Word

13-Mirrors-in-Renaissance-and-Baroque-Art-Sketchbook-Assignment.docx (11 kB)
Lesson 13 Sketchbook Assignment in Word