Professor Marsha Morton has recently published an essay, “Art’s ‘Contest
with Nature’: Darwin, Haeckel, and the Scientific Art History of Alois
Riegl,” in the anthology Darwin and Theories of Aesthetics and Cultural History,
ed. by Barbara Larson and Sabine Flach (Ashgate Press, 2013,
pp.53-69).  The book considers the influence of evolutionary theory on
art and aesthetics between the eighteenth century and today.