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The Voices of Silence: Man and His Art. (Abridged from the Psychology of Art)

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The kind of observations that you don’t find in academic books on art, because they do not fall into kf prescribed criteria of a historian. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. John rated it really liked it Feb 02, Jul 15, Laura Anne rated it it was ok Shelves: Book fine, Dust jacket fine.

Open Preview See a Problem? ,alraux and Vincent Perhaps one of the most important works of art criticism in the 20th century. In Cambodia, he undertook an exploratory expedition into the Cambodian jungle. Overall, a tight, clean copy of this handsomely produced book.

While much of the art history is over my head, I’m finding fascinating nuggets on many pages like orientals portrayed with black faces, and the halo or nimbus around religious figures occuring in Buddhism. A major contribution to art history.

At the beginning of the Spanish Civil War he joined the Republican forces in Spain, serving in, and helping to organize, their small air force. Survey of and inquiry into the meaning of all art.

Second Life Mwlraux Inc Published: In fact, forms in art have often degenerated; which he illustrates with an example of the continually abstracted imagery on some ancient coinage. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside.


The Voices Of Silence

Double Day, NY, I first dug into this book as part of an inquiry into the paintings of George de la Tour. He sees, for the most part, almost all of man’s artworks as a kind of triumph or victory over destiny. During the war he worked on a long novel, The Struggle with the Angel based on the story of the Biblical Jacob.

While he clearly aims at and achieves clarification of his subject as opposed to obscuring, which French thinkers are often accused of he also manages to continually deepen the mystery.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? The first is that I don’t know squat about art. An inquiry into the meaning of all art. Bollingen Series General Book 81 Paperback: Sign up to receive offers and updates: Text appears to be clean.