Visual Culture: Images and Interpretations

Visual Culture: Images and Interpretations
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ISBN10: 
081956267X
ISBN13: 
9780819562678
Pages: 
461
Published: 
April 30th 1994 by Wesleyan University Press
Rating: 
3.63

Fifteen key art historians and cultural critics redefine the scope and concerns of scholarship on visual culture--a history of representation seen as something different from a history of art.

No Medium

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