Michael Baxandall


Born
in Cardiff, The United Kingdom
August 18, 1933

Died
August 12, 2008

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Art historian who developed the theory of period eye. He worked as a curator at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London as well as teaching at the Warburg Institute and the University of California.

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Painting and Experience in ...

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Patterns of Intention: On t...

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The Limewood Sculptors of R...

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Giotto and the Orators: Hum...

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Shadows and Enlightenment

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Episodes: A Memory Book

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Words for Pictures: Seven P...

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A Grasp of Kaspar: A Novel

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Cap. II: "El Ojo de la Époc...

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