Patterns of Intention: On the Historical Explanation of Pictures

by Michael Baxandall

Paperback, 1987

Status

Available

Call number

REF.BAM

Publication

Yale University Press (1987), Edition: Reprint, Paperback, 180 pages

Description

An enquiry into the historical understanding of pictures - something sought not only by art historians but by anyone who looks at a picture in the knowledge that it is old or comes out of a culture different from their own.

Physical description

180 p.; 9.23 inches

Language

Original publication date

1985

ISBN

0300037635 / 9780300037630
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