2 edition of Enquiries into the history of art-historical writing found in the catalog.
Enquiries into the history of art-historical writing
Evert F. van der Grinten
Written in English
|LC Classifications||N8370 .G7|
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|Number of Pages||158|
|LC Control Number||53031720|
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Get this from a Enquiries into the history of art-historical writing book. Enquiries into the history of art-historical writing; studies of art-historical functions and terms up to [Evert F van der Grinten]. A member of the art history generation from the golden age of the s and 30s, Millard Meiss () developed a new and multi-faceted methodological approach.
This book lays the foundation for a reassessment of this key figure in post-war American and international art history. While a historian stands firmly planted in the present and looks back into the past, a historical novelist has a more immediate task: to set readers in the midst of bygone events and lead them forward, allowing them to live and feel the wonderment, fear, hope, triumph, and pain as if they were The Art and Craft of Writing Historical Fiction, best-selling author James Alexander Thom (Follow the River, /5(34).
About the book. Once Upon a Time It Was Now. While a historian stands firmly planted in the present and looks back into the past, a historical novelist has a more immediate task: to set readers in the midst of bygone events and lead them forward, allowing them to live and feel the wonderment, fear, hope, triumph, and pain as if they were there.
Description: The book is designed to provide you with the tools to be a successful student of art history. The book is divided into four parts. The first is concerned with what art history is and approaches that can be used in thinking about the history of art.
The second part is concerned with researching and writing about art history. Art History: The Key Concepts offers a systematic, reliable, accessible, and challenging reference guide to the disciplines of art history and visual culture.
Containing entries on over terms integral to the historical and theoretical study of art, design, and culture in general, Art History: The Key Concepts is an indispensable source of File Size: 1MB. The first draft of this novel, Freedom’s Purchase, took more than a year to write, at a steady rate of 1, to 2, words per week.
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Enquiries which are focused on developing historical understanding of concepts and the historical processes underpinning them, provide students with the tools for doing history and for thinking historically The skills and processes used to undertake historical enquiries (posing questions, hunting out sources, extracting evidence, developing and.
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