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The Object as Subject

Studies in the Interpretation of Still Life

The Object as Subject( )
Editor: Lowenthal, Anne W.
Publication Date:Aug 1996
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $75.00
Book Description:

The purpose of these essays is to mine the complexity and expressive richness of still life, traditionally considered one of the lesser genres. Though theorists have commented on its appeal since antiquity, the status of still life has risen significantly only recently, as the priorities of art history and criticism have been reordered to validate areas outside the canon of traditional inquiry. Here six distinguished scholars interpret a wide range of still lifes, using diverse...
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Detailed Subjects: Art / General
Art / Subjects & Themes / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.677 x 9.906 Inches
Book Weight:1.25 Pounds

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