The Invention of Art: A Cultural History

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SHINER, L. THE INVENTION OF ART. A CULTURAL HISTORY. CHICAGO, IL, 2001, xix 362 p.,figuras. Encuadernacion original. Nuevo.

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With "The Invention of Art", Larry Shiner challenges our conventional understandings of art and asks us to reconsider its history entirely, arguing that the category of fine art is a modern invention - that the lines drawn between art and craft resulted from key social transformations in Europe during the long 18th century.

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Larry Shiner is a professor of philosophy at the University of Illinois at Springfield. He is the author of The Secularization of History and The Secret Mirror.

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