The art of the landscape /

Aesthetics deals with art, a human construction, but what one experiences when placed before nature is also an aesthetic feeling - the countryside is a place of reflection like no other. In The Art of the Landscape, Raffaele Milani interprets natural landscapes as an aesthetic category.

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Milani, Raffaele (Author)
Other Authors: Federici, Corrado, 1946- (Translator)
Format: eBook
Published: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2009]
Table of Contents:
  • Part One. Pathways. Aesthetics of the environment
  • What is the landscape?
  • The sentimental journey
  • Part Two. Categories. The art of the landscape
  • Contemplation of the landscape
  • Part Three. Morphologies. Morphology of natural beauties
  • Conclusion: The mirror of the senses and of reason.