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The coral mind : Adrian Stokes's engagement with architecture, art history, criticism, and psychoanalysis / edited by Stephen Bann.

University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2007.
Physical Description:
viii, 230 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Reference Library
N7483.S76 C6 2007 (LC)
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Related Content:
Table of contents only
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Stokes, Adrian Durham, 1902-1972.
Bann, Stephen.

  • Introduction / Stephen Bann
  • Stokes and the architectural basis of the sculptural / Alex Potts
  • "A deep and necessary commerce": Venice and the "architecture of colour-form" / Stephen Kite
  • "The house of the mind": on Piero, perspective, and psychoanalysis / Peter Leech
  • "We are exalted": Adrian Stokes's coming to terms with Michelangelo's massiveness / David Hulks
  • Stokes's analysis / Richard Read
  • Portrait of an analyst: Adrian Stokes and Melanie Klein / Lyndsey Stonebridge
  • Healing art, healing Stokes / Janet Sayers
  • "Showing openly the inside of action": place, ballet, psychoanalysis / Martin Golding
  • The art historian as art critic: in praise of Adrian Stokes / David Carrier
  • "Inferential muscle" and the work of criticism: Michael Baxandall on Adrian Stokes and art-critical language / Paul Tucker
  • To bring the distant things near: distance in relation to the work of art in Stokes's thought / Etienne Jollet
  • Stones of solace / Michael Ann Holly.