On UglinessBook - 2011
In a companion volume to his "History of Beauty," the renowned philosopher and cultural critic analyzes our attraction to the gruesome, horrific, and repellant in visual culture and the arts, drawing on abundant examples of painting and sculpture, ranging from antiquity to the works of Bosch, Goya, and others.
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli, 2011, c2007.
Edition: Pbk. ed.
Branch Call Number: 111.8509 ST
Characteristics: 455 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 21 cm.