Published by Wiley-Blackwell, 1998
260 artists texts and documents, edited by Charles Harrison, Paul Wood and Jason Gaiger.
Texts in English
17,5 x 24,5 cm
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Table of content :
A Note on the Presentation and Editing of Texts.
Part I: Feeling and Nature:.
1. Originality and Genius.
2. Responses to Nature.
Part II: The Demands of the Present:.
3. Utility and Revolution.
4. Art and Nature Moralised.
5. Systems and Techniques.
6. The Individual in the Present.
Part III: Modernity and Bourgeois Life:.
7. Modern Conditions.
8. Realism and Naturalism.
9. Morals and Standards.
10. The Conditions of Art.
Part IV: Temperaments and Techniques:.
11. Effects and Impressions.
12. Photography as an Art.
13. Science and Method.
Part V: Aesthetics and Historical Awareness:.
14. Empathy and the Problem of Form.
15. Cultural Criticism.
16. The Independence of Art.
Part VI: The Idea of Modern Art:.
17. Modernist Themes: Paris and Beyond.
18. Expression and Colour.