Jurgis Baltrusaitis, one of Europe's most distinguished historians of art and culture, has consistently broken new ground by pursuing the other side of science, myth, and ideology and by examining its relevance to the formation and history of art. He exposes the byways through which the natural environment is turned into art.

Aberrations: An Essay on the Legend of Forms 1989, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780262022804