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Cover Art
Author Candlin, Fiona.

Title Art, museums and touch / Fiona Candlin.

Published Manchester, UK ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed in the United States by Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  701.18 CAND    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Rethinking art's histories.
Rethinking art's histories.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [192]-203) and index.
Contents Sensory separation and the founding of art history -- Art history, touch and gender -- Museum visitors and a changing sensory regime -- Curators, connoisseurs and expert object handling -- Touch and access provision -- Touching modern and contemporary art.
Subject Touch -- In art.
Senses and sensation in art.
Art museums -- Methodology.
Museum techniques -- Philosophy.
Art -- History.
ISBN 9780719079337 (hbk.)
0719079330 (hbk.)