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Author Pächt, Otto, 1902-1988.

Title The practice of art history : reflections on method / Otto Pächt ; with an introduction by Christopher S. Wood ; translated by David Britt
Edition First English edition
Published London : Harvey Miller, [1999]


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Description 152 pages : illustrations(some color), portraits ; 24 cm
regular print
Series [Studies in medieval and early Renaissance art history] ; [9]
Studies in medieval and early Renaissance art history ; 9
Contents Introduction -- The practice of art history -- Notes -- Bibliography of Otto Pächt -- List of illustrations
Summary This is a classic essay on how to approach the subject of art history. Pächt aims to sharpen perceptions by recreating the social and cultural context in which an art object was made
Notes First German edition edited by Jörg Oberhaidacher, Artur Rosenauer, and Gertraut Schikola
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
"Bibliography of Otto Pächt": pages 144-149
Notes Translation of: Methodisches zur kunsthistorischen Praxis
Subject Pächt, Otto, 1902-1988 -- Bibliography.
Pächt, Otto, 1902-1988. -- Bibliography.
Art -- Historiography.
Art -- History -- Methodology.
Genre/Form Art.
Author Oberhaidacher, Jörg.
Rosenauer, Artur.
Schikola, Gertraut.
ISBN 1872501265 hardback
1872501311 paperback
Other Titles Methodisches zur kunsthistorischen Praxis. English