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Danto, 1999: 5) Now his book at best “ekes out two conditions”, since he “was (and am) insufficiently convinced that they were jointly sufficient to have believed the job done” (Danto, 1997: 195). But he is convinced that this was the job! By contrast, here the conception of philosophy that requires (or values) such definitions has been put aside. Second, more must be said about the relation of ‘aboutness’ to artistic value. 5). 1 Meaning Meaning However, before arriving there, some other matters are usefully clarified.

18 1 The Artistic and the Aesthetic: A Distinction Considered Three points must be granted immediately. First, as presented, this is not a case of objects mistaken for artworks. That Marla has “shown her work in an art gallery” (Wood, 2004: 2) is not decisive, since sometimes objects other than artworks are displayed in such galleries. But the article tells of a collector of Monets and Renoirs—hence, someone with some understanding of art, perhaps—who, asked what he saw in the Marla he bought, remarked “her soul” (quoted Wood, 2004: 2).

Our examples show how exceptions might arise—clearly, such ‘loopholes’ might then be covered by disambiguation. But doing so just exposes us to other, different loopholes or exceptions. Such exception-inducing cases may not be likely in practice: their logical possibility alone precludes (say) all-encompassing determinacy, or exceptionlessness, of the kind sometimes assumed (see SRV: 102–105). 4 An Occasion-Sensitive View of Meaning and Understanding Although this occasion-sensitivity (or “speaking-sensitive view of words”: Travis, 2008: 70) draws on considerations in the philosophy of language, the primary point here has nothing to do with words as such.

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