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In: The Place of the Viewer
Author: Kerr Houston
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Cover illustration: Fratelli Alinari, photograph of the Tower of Arnolfo, atop the Palazzo Vecchio, c. 1900. Archivi Alinari, Florence.

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Names: Houston, Kerr, author.

Title: The place of the viewer : the embodied beholder in the history of art, 1764–1968 / by Kerr Houston.

Description: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2019. | Includes bibliographical references and index.

Identifiers: LCCN 2019014481 (print) | LCCN 2019016141 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004400535 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004400238 (hardback : alk. paper)

Subjects: LCSH: Art—Psychology. | Art criticism—History.

Classification: LCC N71 (ebook) | LCC N71.H68 2019 (print) | DDC 700.1—DC23

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The Place of the Viewer

The Embodied Beholder in the History of Art, 1764-1968