Stories of the French Artists from Clouet to Delacroix (Classic Reprint)

Stories of the French Artists from Clouet to Delacroix Classic Reprint Excerpt from Stories of the French Artists From Clouet to DelacroixIN no country perhaps has art re ected the life and character of the nation to the extent that it has done in France from which it

  • Title: Stories of the French Artists from Clouet to Delacroix (Classic Reprint)
  • Author: Percy Moore Turner
  • ISBN: 9781333538798
  • Page: 449
  • Format: Paperback
  • Excerpt from Stories of the French Artists From Clouet to DelacroixIN no country, perhaps, has art re ected the life and character of the nation to the extent that it has done in France, from which it follows that French art can never, except in certain of its phases, be so universally acceptable as that of Italy And this because Italian art had a world wide message to deExcerpt from Stories of the French Artists From Clouet to DelacroixIN no country, perhaps, has art re ected the life and character of the nation to the extent that it has done in France, from which it follows that French art can never, except in certain of its phases, be so universally acceptable as that of Italy And this because Italian art had a world wide message to deliver, a message which has moulded thought and custom, and has done to shape the destiny of modern art and thought than any other since that of the Greeks A full blooded and masculine art, whose fol lowers were not afraid to invade the highest realms of religious idealism and symbolism, and yet could grasp, as many of the Venetians did, the stern facts of materialism, was destined to.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at forgottenbooksThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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