Presents eighteenth century idea of the picturesque - when it was a risky term concerned with a refined taste for everyday things, such as the hovels of labouring poor - in the light of its reception and effects in modern culture. This book shows: what the concept of picture does in the picturesque and how this relates to theories of the image.
- Limba : Engleza
- Data Publicarii : 18 Sep 2007
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 312
- ISBN : 9781844720118