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Flesh and the Ideal

Winckelmann and the Origins of Art History

by Alex Potts

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetics,
  • Biography: general,
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Individual artists,
  • Theory of art,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • Art Criticism,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Germany,
  • History - General,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Art / History / General,
  • European

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9431070M
    ISBN 100300087365
    ISBN 109780300087369

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