Chapter 4. Art History and Museology

Rendering the Visible Legible

  1. Sharon Macdonald
  1. Donald Preziosi

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996836.ch4

A Companion to Museum Studies

A Companion to Museum Studies

How to Cite

Preziosi, D. (2007) Art History and Museology, in A Companion to Museum Studies (ed S. Macdonald), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996836.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405108393

Online ISBN: 9780470996836

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Keywords:

  • museology;
  • museums;
  • evolutionary changes;
  • autonomy;
  • complex relationships

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Art History and Museology

  • The Art Museum Object

  • The Object in Space and Time

  • The Subject in the Museum

  • Molding Material: The Masonic Idea of the Museum

  • Conclusion