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The Resource Christian and Oriental philosophy of art, Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy

Christian and Oriental philosophy of art, Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy

Label
Christian and Oriental philosophy of art
Title
Christian and Oriental philosophy of art
Statement of responsibility
Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1877-1947
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Coomaraswamy, Ananda K.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1877-1947
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Coomaraswamy, Ananda K.
Target audience
adult
Label
Christian and Oriental philosophy of art, Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1943 in London by Luzac & Co. under title: Why exhibit works of art?
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why exhibit works of art? -- The Christian and oriental, or true, philosophy of art -- Is art a superstition, or a way of life? -- Postscript : is art a superstition, or a way of life? : a review -- What is the use of art, anyway? -- Beauty and truth -- The nature of medieval art -- The traditional conception of ideal portraiture -- The nature of "folklore" and "popular art" -- Beauty of mathematics : a review
Control code
20100590
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
146 pages
Lccn
57003496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00510860
  • (OCoLC)510860
Label
Christian and Oriental philosophy of art, Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy
Publication
Note
Originally published in 1943 in London by Luzac & Co. under title: Why exhibit works of art?
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why exhibit works of art? -- The Christian and oriental, or true, philosophy of art -- Is art a superstition, or a way of life? -- Postscript : is art a superstition, or a way of life? : a review -- What is the use of art, anyway? -- Beauty and truth -- The nature of medieval art -- The traditional conception of ideal portraiture -- The nature of "folklore" and "popular art" -- Beauty of mathematics : a review
Control code
20100590
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
146 pages
Lccn
57003496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00510860
  • (OCoLC)510860

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