Chapter 35. Hermeneutics and Art Theory

  1. Paul Smith and
  2. Carolyn Wilde
  1. Nicholas Davey

Published Online: 23 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998434.ch36

A Companion to Art Theory

A Companion to Art Theory

How to Cite

Davey, N. (2002) Hermeneutics and Art Theory, in A Companion to Art Theory (eds P. Smith and C. Wilde), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470998434.ch36

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631207627

Online ISBN: 9780470998434

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Keywords:

  • reception theory;
  • art history;
  • phenomenology;
  • historiographic reviews;
  • feminism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hermeneutics: Spirit and Historical Letter

  • Hermeneutics and the Question of (Art) Theory

  • Hermeneutical Approaches to Art

  • Hermeneutics and Art Practice