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what is that “enigmatic power?”

Andre Malraux sought the key to man’s fate by a philosophical study of all the world’s art… …All of these people are touched by “that enigmatic power which unites for us in a common presence the statues of the most … Continue reading

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The “other world” of art

The rediscovery of primitive painting and sculpture helped modern eyes to see that art had a deeper mission than visual beauty… The story goes that the painter Theodore Rousseau once set up his easel before a tree. A peasant walked … Continue reading

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