TITLE

Response: The Dark Side of Art History

AUTHOR(S)
White, Hayden
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar2007, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author responds to the essay "The Melancholy Art," by Michael Ann Holly. He discusses the psychological and scientific implications of using the term "melancholy" as a basis for defining an aesthetic experience. He also presents a discussion about the historiography of art history versus a more "forensic" approach to art history.
ACCESSION #
24442625

 

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