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Discourses on art, with selections from The idler

Reynolds, Joshua Sir

Discourses on art, with selections from The idler

by Reynolds, Joshua Sir

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Discourses on art first published 1797.

Statemented. with an intro. by S. O. Mitchell.
SeriesLibrary of liberal arts -- No 204
ContributionsMitchell, S O.
The Physical Object
Pagination252
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13685667M

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The Reading Selection from Discourses on Art: VII [Learning the Science of Art] As our art is not a divine gift, so neither is it a mechanical trade. Its foundations are laid in solid science. And practice, though essential to perfection, can never attain that to which.

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Furthermore, he is required reading for both postgraduate and master courses in the arts, in the United States, as well as in Europe. The First Discourse: Discourse on the Sciences and Arts 43 The Second Discourse: Discourse on the Origin and Foundations of Inequality Among Mankind 69 The Social Contract Rethinking The First and Second Discourses and The Social Contract Gita May: Rousseau, Cultural Critic Robert N.

Bellah: Rousseau on Society and the Individual File Size: KB. In his three letters to The Idler inhis first published writings, Reynolds attacks mechanic adherence to rule and mechanic imitation, argues for the need of a 'grand style' in painting (a liberal art), and defines beauty as a product of generality rather than particularity.

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