TITLE

The audience for `primitive' art in houses in the New York region

AUTHOR(S)
Halle, David
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep93, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p397
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the audience for tribal art in the New York region in the 20th century. Acceptance of primitive art for reasons of aesthetics; Research sample size; Definition of primitive art; Masks and role of social class; Focus on the person; Political dimension; Social dimension; Modes of significance; Symbolic meanings; Interaction between residents in the contexts of their homes and neighborhoods.
ACCESSION #
9406170031

 

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