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Author Holt, David Kenneth, 1947-

Title The search for aesthetic meaning in the visual arts : the need for the aesthetic tradition in contemporary art theory and education / David Kenneth Holt
Published Westport, Conn. : Bergin & Garvey, 2001

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 MELB  701.17 Hol/Sfa  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 148 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Intitution in Aesthetic Appreciation -- Ch. 2. Aesthetics -- Ch. 3. Leon Battista Alberti -- Ch. 4. Giorgio Vasari and the Origin of the Image of the Artist -- Ch. 5. The Image of the Artist as Rebel and Social Critic -- Ch. 6. Lomazzo and Bellori and the Hardening of the Term of Imitation -- Ch. 7. The French Academy -- Ch. 8. Roger De Piles -- Ch. 9. The Evolution to Romanticism -- Ch. 10. Johann J. Winckelmann -- Ch. 11. Sir Joshua Reynolds -- Ch. 12. The Salon Shows -- Ch. 13. Denis Diderot -- Ch. 14. The Romantic Critics -- Ch. 15. Charles Baudelaire -- Ch. 16. "Art for Art's Sake" -- Ch. 17. John Ruskin -- Ch. 18. Walter Pater -- Ch. 19. Modernist Art Criticism -- Ch. 20. Roger Fry -- Ch. 21. Clement Greenberg -- Ch. 22. Art as Political Rhetoric -- Ch. 23. Harold Rosenberg -- Ch. 24. Post-Modernism: Anomaly in Art Critical Theory -- Ch. 25. Feminist Art Criticism -- Ch. 26. The Search for Aesthetic Meaning in Art Education: Summary and Conclusions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [139]-143) and index
Subject Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Philosophy.
LC no. 00060892
ISBN 0897897730 alkaline paper