Aesthetics and history.


Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, [1954 [1948] .

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Subjects Aesthetics.
Art -- Histoire.
Art -- History.
Art.
Arte -- Historia.
Esthétique.
Valeurs (Philosophie)
Series Doubleday anchor books ; A36.
Description 283 pages 19 cm.
Copyright Date [1954 [1948]
©1948
Notes Originally published in 1948 under title: Aesthetics and history in the visual arts.
Also issued online.
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- I. Value -- Materials -- Ultimates in art criticism -- Tactile values -- Ideated sensations -- Movement -- Essentials in figure arts -- Tactile values and movement in sculpture -- Colour -- The aesthetic moment -- Decoration and illustration -- Proportions -- The nude -- Composition -- Space composition -- Landscape -- II. Illustration -- What visual art can do -- Incongruity and the grotesque -- Facial expression -- Autonomous illustration -- Illustration presents patterns -- The interpreters and the artist -- Art and philosophy -- Illustration as representation -- III. Definitions and clarifications -- The significant -- Spiritual significance in visual representation -- Decoration and illustration are critical fictions -- Realism -- Function of art -- Removal of misunderstandings -- Life-enhancement -- Novelty, otherness -- Conquests of the mind -- Florence -- Style -- Protest against restoration -- IV. History -- Influence -- The Jews and visual art -- The originality of incompetence -- Peripheral art -- Rome -- Roman art -- Early Christian art -- Mediterranean art -- Hellenistic art -- Problem of personality -- National art -- The effigy and the portrait -- Photography -- Art history and art practice -- V. Art history specifically -- Chronology -- Successive attitudes towards works of art -- Recommendations -- Significant events in history -- Exotic arts -- Conclusion.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)509706
(OCoLC)ocm00509706
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959.
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