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Motion picture film

Jeffrey Martin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Photography and Photographs; Art Techniques and Principles; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 1237 words.

Medium on which a series of photographic images are recorded on a flexible plastic base in order to produce the illusion of movement when reproduced by projection through a lens or...

Pictorialism

Hope Kingsley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Photography and Photographs; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1574 words.

[Pictorial photography]

Photographic style that began around 1890 and continued until at least World War II, in which photographers sought to convey subjective emotions...

Santayana, George

Jenefer Robinson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 906 words.

[Jorge (Augustín Nicolás Ruiz de)]

(b Madrid, Dec 16, 1863; d Rome, Sept 26, 1952).

Spanish philosopher and writer, active in the USA. He grew up in Boston, MA,...

Schmarsow, August

Stefan Muthesius.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; History of Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 601 words.

(b Schildfeld, May 26, 1853; d Baden-Baden, Jan 26, 1936).

German art historian. He received a typically broad education in the humanities, including the philosophies of...

Socialist Realism

David Elliott and Piotr Juszkiewicz.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Painting; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 2578 words.

[Rus. Sotsialisticheskiy Realizm]

Term used to describe the idealization of the dictatorship of the proletariat in the arts, apparently first used in the Soviet journal Literat...

Suprematism

John Milner.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1985 words.

[Rus.: Suprematizm]

Term coined in 1915 by Kazimir Malevich for a new system of art, explained in his booklet Ot kubizma i futurizma k suprematizmu: Novyy zhivopisnyy realizmnull...

Wölfflin, Heinrich

Michael Podro.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; History of Art; 19th-Century Art; Renaissance Art; 20th-Century Art. 1219 words.

(b Winterthur, June 24, 1864; d Zurich, July 19, 1945).

Swiss art historian . Starting as a student of philosophy he turned to art history under the influence of Jakob...