TITLE

THE LITERATURE OF ART

AUTHOR(S)
Gombrich, E. H.
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
Art Documentation: Bulletin of the Art Libraries Society of Nort;Spring1992, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "The Literature of Art," by E. H. Gombrich, which appeared in the book "Atlantisbuch der Kunst: eine Enzyklopädie der bildenden Künste." Humanist and architect Leon Battista Alberti considers a new painting as a science. The tradition of biography of artists in Florence, Italy evolved. The difference between writings on art addressed to contemporary issues and scholarly literature must be recognized.
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19036813

 

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