Theory of art


    By Hugh Honour

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    A study of the influence Romanticism exerts upon Western culture.

    The Art of Color: The Subjective Experience and Objective Rationale of Color

    By Johannes Itten

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    In this book, the world's foremost color theorist examines two different approaches to understanding the art of color. Subjective feelings and objective color principles are described in detail and clarified by color reproductions.

    Primer of Visual Literacy

    By Donis A. Dondis

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    This primer is designed to teach students the interconnected arts of visual communication. The subject is presented, not as a foreign language, but as a native one that the student "knows" but cannot yet "read."

    Theory of Colours

    By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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    By closely following Goethe's explanations of the color phenomena, the reader may become so divorced from the wavelength theory-Goethe never even mentions it-that he may begin to think about color theory relatively unhampered by prejudice, ancient or modern.

    Prints and Visual Communication

    By William M. Ivins

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    The sophistication of the photographic process has had two dramatic results-freeing the artist from the confines of journalistic reproductions and freeing the scientist from the unavoidable imprecision of the artist's prints. So released, both have prospered and produced their impressive nineteenth- and twentieth-century outputs. It is this premise that William...

    Dehumanization of Art and Other Essays on Art, Culture, and

    By Jose Ortega y Gasset

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    "The Dehumanization of Art and Other Essays on Art, Culture and Literature".

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