The Truth In Painting by Jacques DerridaThe Truth In Painting by Jacques Derrida

The Truth In Painting

byJacques DerridaTranslated byGeoffrey Bennington, Ian McLeod

Paperback | September 5, 2017

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"The four essays in this volume constitute Derrida's most explicit and sustained reflection on the art work as pictorial artifact, a reflection partly by way of philosophical aesthetics (Kant, Heidegger), partly by way of a commentary on art works and art scholarship (Van Gogh, Adami, Titus-Carmel). The illustrations are excellent, and the translators, who clearly see their work as both a rendering and a transformation, add yet another dimension to this richly layered composition. Indispensable to collections emphasizing art criticism and aesthetics."—Alexander Gelley, Library Journal
Title:The Truth In PaintingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:402 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.9 inPublished:September 5, 2017Publisher:University of Chicago PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:022650462X

ISBN - 13:9780226504629

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from difficult but interesting D "frames" his discussion of art in Kant, Hegel, and Heidegger using the metaphor of the frame - difficult and a bit gimmicky but interesting if you like his writing, which I do
Date published: 2017-07-24

Table of Contents

List of Illustaraions
Translators' Preface
1. Parergon
I. Lemmata
II. The Parergon
III. The Sans of the Pure Cut
IV. The Colossal
2. + R (Intro the Bargain)
3. Cartouches
4. Restituations