1991. Item #A6196
Fessler, Ann. Art History Lesson. Baltimore [Author] 1991. p, several ills. Very good stapled paperbound (light handling wear). ** Long before the Me Too Movement, Fessler juxtaposed art historian H.W. Janson's commentary on Poussin's philosophy of art ("The highest aim of painting, he believed, is to represent noble and serious human actions," etc.) with violent details from his painting The Rape of the Sabine Women. Our photo is cropped, and the shadows come from the scanner. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. [Artist's Book].