Experiment And Metaphysics: Towards A Resolution Of The Cosmological Antinomies (Legenda) (Legenda) (Legenda Main Series)
by Edgar Wind
Edgar Wind was one of the most distinguished art historians and philosophers of the twentieth century. He made crucial contributions to debates on aesthetics and on the interdisciplinary nature of cultural history involving such other leading figures as Ernst Cassirer and Erwin Panofsky. It is not always realised, however, that his early thinking was moulded by a concern w...more
Paperback, 148 pages
Published December 1st 2001 by Legenda
(first published October 1st 2001)
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Edgar Wind was a German-born British interdisciplinary art historian, specializing in iconology in the Renaissance era. He was a member of the school of art historians associated with Aby Warburg and the Warburg Institute as well as the first Professor of art history at Oxford University. He is most well known for his research in allegory and the use of pagan mythology during the 15th and 16th cen...moreMore about Edgar Wind...