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Late Roman Art Industry

Szilvia Narai rated it really liked it Oct 12, Rank follows the development of art, which he believes contributes more than religion, in the humanization and concretization of the soul belief as classically displayed in nature and then man himself as the god. Open Preview See a Problem?

Books by Alois Riegl. His dissertation was a study of the Jakobskirche in Regensburgwhile his habilitationcompleted inaddressed medieval calendar manuscripts.

In this work Riegl sought to refute the materialist account of the origins of decorative motifs from, for example, the weaving of textiles, a theory that was associated with the followers of Gottfried Semper. Alous terminology was introduced to English-language scholarship in particular by Paul Jacobsthal ‘s work on Celtic art. Riegl’s Stilfragen remained influential throughout the twentieth century. Manu8a rated it liked it Apr 06, Huang marked it as to-read Feb 28, All human will is directed toward a satisfactory shaping of man’s relationship to the world, within and beyond the individual.


Absolutely horrific translation of one of art history’s masterpieces. Late Roman Art Industry.

He was one of the major figures in the establishment of art history as a self-sufficient academic disciplineand one of the most influential practitioners of formalism.

Refresh and try again. Here Riegl began to develop a theory of “attentiveness” to describe the relationship between the viewer of a work of art and the work itself. Views Read Edit View history. No trivia or quizzes yet. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Grundlegungen zu einer Geschichte der Ornamentik Problems of style: Riegl had a robust following in Vienna, and certain of his students the so-called Second Vienna School attempted to develop his theories into a comprehensive art-historical method.

Marigail Malto marked it as to-read Sep 25, In these manuscripts Riegl attempted to chart the entire history of western art as the record of a “contest with nature.

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Primitive, “ornamental” art, for example, uniquely represents a social belief in the abstract soul, and does not represent a lack of naturalism; it is an accurate presentation of the abstract in concrete form.

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Want to Read saving…. Published first published August 2nd It has been argued, however, that the Kunstindustrie was conceived more as a philosophical justification of the concept of Kunstwollen than as a study of late antique art. Instead, Riegl attempted to rieg, a continuous and autonomous “history of ornament.


Riegl seems to have conceived the Kunstwollen as a historically contingent tendency of an age or a nation that drove stylistic development without respect to mimetic or technological concerns.

Saugata Bhaduri marked it as to-read Dec 02, Man is not only a passive, sensory recipient, but also a desiring, active being who wishes to interpret the world in alios a way varying from one people, region, or epoch to another that it most clearly and obligingly meets his desires.

Here all the main elements of Riegl’s mature conception of the Kunstwollen are clearly expressed: Shuyi Yin marked it as to-read Nov 15, Riegl’s reputation as an innovative art historian, however, was established by his second book, Stilfragen: Rank recognized the will-to-art as parallel to an idea he had been developing on aloiis urge and personality development. Its proper interpretation, however, has itself been a subject of scholarly debate for over a century.