Can the canon burst?

Steiner, Christopher B.
June 1996
Art Bulletin;Jun96, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p213
Academic Journal
Focuses on the canon of art history. Comparison between the canon and the caste system; Substructure within structure; Process of canon formation in African art scholarship; Relationship between commodity value and aesthetic appreciation; Mistaken belief that aesthetic judgments and distinctions of taste can be made under objective conditions.


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