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Short History of the Shadow
by Victor I. Stoichita
Reaktion Books, 1999
eISBN: 978-1-86189-829-6 | Paper: 978-1-86189-000-9
Library of Congress Classification N8243.S36S76 1999
Dewey Decimal Classification 701.8

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
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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