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The 8 lectures that contain this variation have been first introduced through John Davidson Beazley in 1949. They have been released in 1951 and shortly grew to become a of classical learn of old Greek vases. This revised variation contains many extra illustrations.

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Although never entirely divorced from the analytical text, Bann’s visual examples support his exegesis, which the reader-spectator can follow in a directly participatory way. 20 Indeed, the cold archaeological gaze, in its antiquarian mode (and culminating photographically in publications displaying a technological objectivism, such as William Henry Fox Talbot’s The Pencil of Nature of 1844),21 is opposed to another kind of aesthetic archaeology, that developed by Johann Joachim Winckelmann in his prosopopoetic concern with animating a stone fragment, the Torso of Belvedere.

36 When the literary strategies of historiography are replaced by properly technological means for signaling the purity of the historical code, the rhetoric of media (which is a technological form of dissimulatio artis, a dissimulation of the mechanistic apparatus) replaces the former episteme. ”37 Ranke’s ambition to let archival documents speak for themselves and his determination to use nothing but original sources found their visual equivalent in the media-epistemological fiction of an unmediated record of the reality of the past.

Or, to put it another way, was there a smooth evolutionary progression from etching to lithography to photography, or was there rather a dramatic break as a result of the difference between genuinely technological media, such as photography, and earlier cultural technologies? There is a strict epistemological difference between light as painted on canvas to create an illusion of history mystically illuminated from within, as in Joseph Gandy’s painting Merlin’s Tomb or in Daguerre’s Ruins of Holyrood Chapel, dating from 1824, and photographic light tracing as “the pencil of nature” (to quote William Henry Fox Talbot).

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