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Charles Le Brun, 'art dictator of France'

Walsh, Linda (1999). Charles Le Brun, 'art dictator of France'. In: Perry, Gillian and Cunningham, Colin eds. Academies, Museums and Canons of Art. Art and Its Histories. London, U.K. and New Haven, CT, U.S.: Yale University Press, pp. 86–123.

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This volume examines the ways in which works of art have achieved a position in the canon of Western art. Focusing on art and institutions in Britain and France from the 17th to the 19th century, the contributors explore the construction and evolution of canonical values.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 1999 The Open University
ISBN: 0-300-07741-6, 978-0-300-07741-4
Extra Information: Course reader for OU module A216
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 21905
Depositing User: Jean Fone
Date Deposited: 18 May 2011 11:40
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:39
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