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. Blackwell Publishing. University of California Press. Now updated to include the results of new research, together with significant contributions from the 1990s. The editors provide contextual introductions to 340 texts. Complements art in theory 1648-1815 and art in theory 1815-1900 to create a complete survey of the theories underpinning the development of art in the modern period.
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