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Macmillan Interpreting Art: a guide for students

C MARSHALL, Jenny Zimmer

Macmillan Education Australia | Published : 2001

Abstract

This book provides a rich resource for students of art and the study of art appreciation. It emphasises the development of skills in understanding and interpreting art, and addresses new areas of study, and theory such as art and society, art and the individual, interpreting art, discussing art and debating contemporary art. Christopher Marshall places a strong emphasis on analysing the contxts and methods by which art is produced and presented to the public. This book provides a visually oriented analysis of art appreciation. It develops multi-faceted analyses of a core group of works that are revisited and reinterpreted according to various frameworks - visual analysis of style and composi..

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