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A spouse to British paintings: 1600 to the Present

Dana Arnold (Editor), David Peters Corbett (Editor)
ISBN: 978-1-4051-3629-7
588 pages
April 2013, Wiley-Blackwell
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This significant other is a suite of newly-commissioned essays written by way of best students within the box, offering a finished creation to British paintings history.
A generously-illustrated choice of newly-commissioned essays which gives a accomplished creation to the heritage of British art
Combines unique examine with a survey of current scholarship and the kingdom of the field
Touches mostly of the background of British artwork, from 800-2000, with expanding realization paid to the sessions after 1500
Provides the 1st entire creation to British artwork of the eighteenth, 19th, and 20th centuries, the most vigorous and leading edge parts of art-historical study
Presents intensive the foremost preoccupations that experience emerged from contemporary scholarship, together with aesthetics, gender, British art’s dating to Modernity, nationhood and nationality, and the associations of the British artwork international

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Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann provides an extensive reading of this habit in Toward a Geography of Art, Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2004. 3 Such “disinterestedness,” aesthetic distance, or exclusionary aloofness is an essential ingredient in mainstream European philosophical aesthetics since the time of Shaftesbury in the early eighteenth century and Kant at its end. For critiques of this position, see Elizabeth A. Bohls (1993) “Disinterestedness and the denial of the 32    mark a.

Cheetham grace,” as he also calls his female serpentine line, “by its twisting so many ways, may be said to inclose [sic] … varied contents; and therefore all its variety cannot be expressed on paper … without the assistance of the imagination” (Hogarth, [1753] 1997: 42). 43 Hogarth’s method is to look at and picture what is around him, vulgar and unsanctioned by proper taste as such details may be. For him, to see in a properly English way is to be empirical and pragmatic. He derides the supposed “disinterestedness” recommended by his compatriot and prolific artwriter Shaftesbury, a patrician virtue that accrues from class privilege and European travel, neither of which Hogarth enjoyed.

Bohls (1993) “Disinterestedness and the denial of the 32    mark a. cheetham ­particular: Locke, Adam Smith, and the subject of aesthetics,” in P. Mattick, Jr. ) Eighteenth-century Aesthetics and the Reconstruction of Art, New York: Cambridge University Press, 16–51; Schor, N. , and Woodmansee, M. (1994) The Author, Art, and the Market: Rereading the History of Aesthetics, New York: Columbia University Press. 4 It is beyond the scope of this chapter to delineate the shades of difference among national self-consciousness, patriotism, and nationalism.

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