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The open eye; in pursuit of art.


[1st ed.].. New York, Harper and Row [1971] .
ISBN 0060124660, 9780060124663

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Subjects Art criticism -- History -- 20th century.
Art criticism.
Description xii, 272 pages illustrations 22 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes "Essays ... some of them briefly expanded, and, except for one, all selected from a monthly column in Saturday review."
Contents [1.] People: Ivan Albright -- Why Wyeth? -- Rembrandt -- Clyfford Still -- Mies van der Rohe -- Alfred Barr: modern art's durable crusader -- Moholy-Nagy -- Delacroix -- Walter Arensberg and Marcel Duchamp -- [2.] Places: The circuitous odyssey of Irish art -- Art in the Soviet Union, 1963 -- The mystifying Maya -- What makes Dutch art Dutch -- The art that history shaped: Israel, 1966 -- Alaska's vanishing art, 1966 -- [3.] Pros and cons: The open eye -- In pursuit of antiquity -- Symbol, shadow, and substance -- Place, time, and painter -- Letter to a nature lover -- The story of a picture -or what's a museum for? -- Art's voyage of discovery -- The art education myth -- Mending damaged treasures: Florence, 1967 -- New breeds in art -- Denials and affirmations -- Maturity and a touch of madness -- Buying and a sense of history -- The selective window -- A panorama of nineteenth-century America -- From nature to art.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)133610
(OCoLC)ocm00133610
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WorldCat Identities Kuh, Katharine.
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