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Critical terms for art history / edited by Robert S. Nelson and Richard Shiff.

Edition 2nd ed.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2003.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 519 pages) : illustrations
Language English
Subject Art -- Historiography -- Terminology.
English language -- Terms and phrases.
Art -- Historiography.
English language.
Terms and phrases.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
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Other authors / contributors Nelson, Robert S., 1947-
Shiff, Richard.
ISBN 9781849723527
Digital file characteristics data file
Notes Includes graphical cross-reference mapper.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Consists of essays that cover a wide variety of "loaded" terms in the history of art, from sign to meaning, ritual to commodity. Each essay explains and comments on a single term, discussing the issues the term raises and putting the term into practice as an interpretive framework for a specific work of art.
Other form Critical terms for art history. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2003 0226571661 0226571688