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Discovering Child Art: Essays on Childhood, Primitivism, and Modernism

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This book brings together thirteen distinguished critics and scholars to explore children's art and its profound but rarely documented influence on the evolution of modern art. It shows that children's art and childhood have inspired major works of art, served as central metaphors for artistic spontaneity and honesty, and provided a window into the fundamental human qualities exp... More
Book Information
PublisherPrinceton University Press
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages296
ISBN-100691086826
ISBN-13978-0691086828
Publication Date01/03/2001
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About Jonathan Fineberg (Editor) : Jonathan Fineberg is a published author and an editor. Published credits of Jonathan Fineberg include When We Were Young: New Perspectives on the Art of the Child, Discovering Child Art: Essays on Chi... more
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