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The spirit of secular art : a history of the sacramental roots of contemporary artistic values / Robert Nelson.

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N701.08/4

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74VKzxAZWzgg

The spirit of secular art : a history of the sacramental roots of contemporary artistic values / Robert Nelson.

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The spirit of secular art : a history of the sacramental roots of contemporary artistic values / Robert Nelson.

Full title

The spirit of secular art : a history of the sacramental roots of contemporary artistic values / Robert Nelson.

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Publisher

Clayton, Vic. : Monash University ePress, 2007.

Alternative title

Sacramental roots of contemporary artistic values.

Date

2007.

Call Numbers

N701.08/4

Record Identifier

74VKzxAZWzgg

Language

English

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Physical Description

Contents

iv, [179] p. ; 25 cm.

Publication information

Publisher

Clayton, Vic. : Monash University ePress, 2007.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

"The Spirit of Secular Art ... explains the spiritual prestige of art. Various theorists have discussed how art has an aura or indefinable magic. This book explains how, when and why it gained its spiritual properties. The idea that all art is somehow spiritual (even though not religious) is often assumed; this book, while narrating the historical...

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The spirit of secular art : a history of the sacramental roots of contemporary artistic values / Robert Nelson.

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NOTES

General note

Includes bibliographical references.

Additional physical form availability note

Also available in an electronic version.

Date Published

2007.

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N701.08/4

Record Identifier

74VKzxAZWzgg

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ISBN

9780980361612 (web)

9780980361605 (pbk.)

DDC

701.08

MMS ID

991023610349702626

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