A distinguished group of eminent contributors reflect on the writings of Stephen Bann and his influence on the fields of visual studies, art history and cultural history. * A collection of essays reflecting on the influence of Stephen Bann on the fields of visual studies, art history and cultural history. * Written by a distinguished group of eminent scholars. * Engages with a wide range of subjects from French art and architecture to histories of the garden and painting in China. * Discusses and analyses many of the key debates and developments in art history, visual studies and cultural history. * Includes a portfolio of Bann's poem prints. * Continues the series started with About Michael Baxandall (Blackwell Publishing, 1999).