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The Truth in Painting
by Jacques Derrida
translated by Geoffrey Bennington and Ian McLeod
University of Chicago Press, 1987
Paper: 978-0-226-14324-8 | Cloth: 978-0-226-14323-1
Library of Congress Classification BH39.D4513 1987
Dewey Decimal Classification 701.17

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"The four essays in this volume constitute Derrida's most explicit and sustained reflection on the art work as pictorial artifact, a reflection partly by way of philosophical aesthetics (Kant, Heidegger), partly by way of a commentary on art works and art scholarship (Van Gogh, Adami, Titus-Carmel). The illustrations are excellent, and the translators, who clearly see their work as both a rendering and a transformation, add yet another dimension to this richly layered composition. Indispensable to collections emphasizing art criticism and aesthetics."—Alexander Gelley, Library Journal

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