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Sight and Insight

Sight and Insight

by Alexander Eliot
     
 

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Alexander Eliot, distinguished critic and art historian, breaks through to the silent world of masterpieces and makes them live anew in the eye of the imagination. Eliot plumbs the truths expressed by the greatest works of painting, sculpture and architecture. Eliot’s style is crystalline,and his purpose plain: to bring art back to the center of our culture.

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Alexander Eliot, distinguished critic and art historian, breaks through to the silent world of masterpieces and makes them live anew in the eye of the imagination. Eliot plumbs the truths expressed by the greatest works of painting, sculpture and architecture. Eliot’s style is crystalline,and his purpose plain: to bring art back to the center of our culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781936495030
Publisher:
BookPartners, LLC
Publication date:
12/08/2010
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
191
File size:
209 KB

Meet the Author

Alexander Eliot was Art Editor of Time magazine from 1945 to 1960, when he retired at forty-one to undertake world-wide travels with his family as a free-lance journalist. Among his many other books are 300 Years of American Painting, Proud Youth, Love Play, Earth, Air, Fire & Water, Zen Edge, Myths, The Timeless Myths, and The Universal Myths

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