Book , Print in English

The art of art history : a critical anthology

edited by Donald Preziosi.
  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
  • 595 pages : illustrations(some colored), facsimiles, portraits ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • Art History: Making the Visible Legible / Donald Preziosi
  • Ch. 1. Art as History
  • Reflections on the Imitation of Greek Works in Painting and Sculpture / Johann Joachim Winckelmann
  • Winckelmann Divided: Mourning the Death of Art History / Whitney Davis
  • Patterns of Intention / Michael Baxandall
  • Ch. 2. Aesthetics
  • What is Enlightenment? / Immanuel Kant
  • Critique of Judgement / Immanuel Kant
  • Philosophy of Fine Art / G. W. F. Hegel
  • Ch. 3. Style
  • Principles of Art History / Heinrich Wolfflin
  • 'Form', Nineteenth-Century Metaphysics, and the Problem of Art Historical Description / David Summers
  • Style / Meyer Schapiro
  • Style / Ernst Gombrich
  • Ch. 4. History as an Art
  • Leading Characteristics of the Late Roman Kunstwollen / Alois Riegl
  • Images from the Region of the Pueblo Indians of North America / Aby Warburg
  • Warburg's Concept of Kunstwissenschaft and its Meaning for Aesthetics / Edgar Wind
  • Retrieving Warburg's Tradition / Margaret Iversen
  • Ch. 5. Mechanisms of Meaning: Iconography and Semiology
  • Semiotics and Iconography / Hubert Damisch
  • Semiotics and Art History: A Discussion of Context and Senders / Mieke Bal and Norman Bryson
  • Et in Arcadia Ego: Poussin and the Elegiac Tradition / E. Panofsky
  • Toward a Theory of Reading in the Visual Arts: Poussin's The Arcadian Shepherds / Louis Marin
  • Ch. 6. Modernity and its Discontents
  • Sculpture in the Expanded Field / Rosalind Krauss
  • What is an Author? / Michel Foucault
  • Allegorical Impulse: Toward a Theory of Postmodernism / Craig Owens
  • Mapping the Postmodern / Andreas Huyssen
  • Ch. 7. Gendered Subject
  • Art Historical Canon: Sins of Omission / Nanette Salomon
  • Sexuality and/in Representation: Five British Artists / Lisa Tickner
  • No Essential Femininity / Mary Kelly and Paul Smith
  • Postfeminism, Feminist Pleasures, and Embodied Theories of Art / Amelia Jones
  • Ch. 8. Deconstruction and the Limits of Interpretation
  • Temptation of New Perspectives / Stephen Melville
  • Origin of the Work of Art / Martin Heidegger
  • Still Life as a Personal Object - A Note on Heidegger and van Gogh / Meyer Schapiro
  • Restitutions of the Truth in Pointing [Pointure] / Jacques Derrida
  • Ch. 9. Other: Art History and/as Museology
  • Orientalism and the Exhibitionary Order / Timothy Mitchell
  • Art Museum as Ritual / Carol Duncan
  • Inventing the 'Postcolonial': Hybridity and Constituency in Contemporary Curating / Annie E. Coombes
  • Remaking Passports: Visual Thought in the Debate on Multiculturalism / Nestor Garcia Canclini
  • Art of Art History / Donald Preziosi.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 528-568) and index.
ISBN
  • 0192842420 (pbk)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: gb 98040426
  • OCLC: 39217103