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The invention of art : a cultural history /

by Shiner, L. E. (Larry E.).
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2001Description: xix, 362 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0226753425 (alk. paper).Subject(s): Arts -- History | Arts -- PhilosophyOnline resources: Publisher description | Contributor biographical information | Table of contents
Contents:
Pt. I. Before Fine Art and Craft -- 1. The Greeks Had No Word for It -- 2. Aquinas's Saw -- 3. Michelangelo and Shakespeare: Art on the Rise -- 4. Artemisia's Allegory: Art in Transition -- Pt. II. Art Divided -- 5. Polite Arts for the Polite Classes -- 6. The Artist, the Work, and the Market -- 7. From Taste to the Aesthetic -- Pt. III. Countercurrents -- 8. Hogarth, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft -- 9. Revolution: Music, Festival, Museum -- Pt. IV. The Apotheosis of Art -- 10. Art as Redemptive Revelation -- 11. The Artist: A Sacred Calling -- 12. Silences: Triumph of the Aesthetic -- Pt. V. Beyond Fine Art and Craft -- 13. Assimilation and Resistance -- 14. Modernism, Anti-Art, and the Bauhaus -- 15. Beyond Art and Craft?
List(s) this item appears in: Art History and Theory 1.1 | Art History and Theory 1.2
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-341) and index.

Pt. I. Before Fine Art and Craft -- 1. The Greeks Had No Word for It -- 2. Aquinas's Saw -- 3. Michelangelo and Shakespeare: Art on the Rise -- 4. Artemisia's Allegory: Art in Transition -- Pt. II. Art Divided -- 5. Polite Arts for the Polite Classes -- 6. The Artist, the Work, and the Market -- 7. From Taste to the Aesthetic -- Pt. III. Countercurrents -- 8. Hogarth, Rousseau, Wollstonecraft -- 9. Revolution: Music, Festival, Museum -- Pt. IV. The Apotheosis of Art -- 10. Art as Redemptive Revelation -- 11. The Artist: A Sacred Calling -- 12. Silences: Triumph of the Aesthetic -- Pt. V. Beyond Fine Art and Craft -- 13. Assimilation and Resistance -- 14. Modernism, Anti-Art, and the Bauhaus -- 15. Beyond Art and Craft?

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