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Richon, Olivier, 2017, Journal Article, Anima(l) After JBS Chardin Tierstudien, 11 (1). pp. 141-150. ISSN 2193-8504, ISBN 978-3-95808-129-1

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The work addresses the question of imitation through allegories of animals. Here the animal is a sign that refers to the act of depicting. It alludes to the idea of the animal as machine proposed by Descartes, and develops the possibility of the classical age artist as an apparatus as well, condemned to the mechanical reproduction of appearances.

Official URL: https://www.neofelis-verlag.de/animal-studies/tier...
Subjects: Creative Arts and Design > W600 Cinematics and Photography > W640 Photography
School or Centre: School of Fine Art
Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2017 11:28
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2018 14:29
URI: http://researchonline.rca.ac.uk/id/eprint/2828

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