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THE ANIMAL SUBSTITUTE: AN ETHNOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE ON THE ORIGIN OF IMAGE-MAKING AND ART. Marjolein Efting Dijkstra. Eburon Academic Publishers, Delft, 2010. Distributed in the U.S.A. by University of Chicago Press. 314 pp. with 88 ills. 25 x 17 cm. ISBN 9789059724228 In English.
Presents an interdisciplinary study that combines art history, ethnology and sociology to examine the ways in which such "animal substitutes" as North American duck decoys and other utilitarian objects from a variety of cultures have influenced modern and contemporary art practices.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — 1900-1945, Post-1945 — Sculpture, Several Media
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 143018
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