The Use and Abuse of Art / Edition 1

The Use and Abuse of Art / Edition 1

by Jacques Barzun
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691018049

ISBN-13: 9780691018041

Pub. Date: 06/01/1975

Publisher: Princeton University Press

The lecturer traces the historical development of attitudes toward the arts over the past 150 years, suggesting that the present is a period of cultural liquidation, nothing less than the ending of the modern age that began with the Renaissance.

Overview

The lecturer traces the historical development of attitudes toward the arts over the past 150 years, suggesting that the present is a period of cultural liquidation, nothing less than the ending of the modern age that began with the Renaissance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691018041
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
06/01/1975
Series:
A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts Series, #22
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.08(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.39(d)

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