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Ideas of Arthur C. Danto, by Text

[American, b.1924, Professor at Columbia University.]

1964 The Artworld
II p.32 A thing is only seen as art in an 'artworld', which has a theory and a history
p.581 p.191 An ordinary object can be a work of art, but only if some theory of art supports it