TITLE

What Painting Is/The Object Stares Back/Our Beautiful, Dry, and Distant Texts...(Book)

AUTHOR(S)
Duskova, Katerina
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar2002, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p186
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews several books on art by James Elkins. 'What Painting Is'; 'The Object Stares Back: On the Nature of Seeing'; 'Our Beautiful, Dry, and Distant Texts: Art History as Writing'; 'On Pictures and the Words That Fail Them'; 'How to Use Your Eyes.'
ACCESSION #
6388578

 

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