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Barbara Vinken
Prof. Dr. phil., Ph.D., cultural and literary scholar, fashion theorist, Professor of Literature and French Literature at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

4. June 2018

Art | Modern Age | 20th / 21st century | Fashion | Culture | Article | Featured

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Ornaments divided opinion

In the nineteenth century, a heated debate broke out about ornaments and their production. The issue dominated the world of art and culture and was a turning point in the aesthetics of modernity.

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