deattribute

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deattribute

(ˌdiːəˈtrɪbjuːt)
vb (tr)
(Art Terms) to withdraw the initial ascription of (a work of art)
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References in periodicals archive ?
Novak, "A Narrative of the Proceedings in France: Reattributing a Deattributed Work by Defoe," Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 97 (2003): 69-80.