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Objects, audiences and literatures [electronic resource] : alternative narratives in the history of design / edited by David Raizman and Carma Gorman.

Publication:
Newcastle : Cambridge Scholars, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (196 p.)
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Subjects:
Design -- Philosophy.
Design -- Public opinion -- History.
Aesthetics.
Aesthetics in literature.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
In Objects, Audiences, and Literatures: Alternative Narratives in the History of Design, five art historians tap a variety of unexpected literary sources to reveal the dynamic relationship between intention and reception in architecture, interior design, costume, and the decorative arts. The essays consider both handcrafted and serially produced objects from the eighteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries, including a japanned high chest from colonial Boston, German and Austrian Artistic Dress,...
Contents:
TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Contributor:
Raizman, David Seth.
Gorman, Carma.
ISBN:
1-282-19301-5
9786612193019
1-4438-0946-2
OCLC:
830168511