The Invention of Art: A Cultural History (Paperback)
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The Invention of Art: A Cultural History (Paperback)

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Paperback 352 Pages / Published: 15/07/2003
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With "The Invention of Art", Larry Shiner challenges our conventional understandings of art and asks us to reconsider its history entirely, arguing that the category of fine art is a modern invention - that the lines drawn between art and craft resulted from key social transformations in Europe during the long 18th century.

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226753430
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 510 g
Dimensions: 228 x 141 x 25 mm
Edition: New edition

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