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The Changing Status of the Artist (Art and Its Histories Series)

 
 
 
 
The Changing Status of the Artist (Art and Its Histories Series)
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780300077421
ISBN 10: 300077424
Edition: 1st ed
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 1999-03-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 260
List Price: $40.00
 
 

This book focuses attention on the theme of the artist and especially the changing statusof the artist in the early modern period. In a series of case studies--some devoted to asingle artist and others dealing more broadly with artistic practice--the book explores andquestions the widely held notion that the modern idea of the artist emerged in the laterfifteenth and sixteenth centuries. This is the second of six volumes in the series Art and Its Histories, created to accompanythe Open University course by the same title. Published in association with the Open University .