Short History of the Shadow (Reaktion Books - Essays in Art and Culture)

Short History of the Shadow (Reaktion Books - Essays in Art and Culture)

Language: English

Pages: 264

ISBN: 1861890001

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


Stoichita's compelling account untangles the history of one of the most enduring challenges to beset Western art - the depiction and meanings of shadows.

"discriminating, inspired interrogation ... dazzling analysis"—Marina Warner, Tate Magazine

"Ambitious and a pleasure to read ... a thoroughly worthwhile book."—Times Higher Education Supplement

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