By Jacques Maritain

Originally titled Frontières de los angeles Poésie (1935), this booklet by means of Jacques Maritain, whose philosophical writings learn as curiously as a singular, may be welcomed via all who're looking a greater figuring out of the artwork of our time. The e-book delves into Maritain’s concepts at the nature and subjectivity of paintings and poetry. As a thinker, Maritain makes an attempt to outline the 2 options, describing artwork and poetry as virtues, and as being essentially desirous about attractiveness. instead of concentrate on aesthetic idea, Maritain examines the strategies at a extra tangible point, together with a dialogue of the way they're made. the rules validated with such precision and brilliance in his previous paintings, Art and Scholasticism, which has had this kind of deep impression on modern artists, are effectively positioned to the attempt in illuminating the inventive works of such varied artists as Georges Rouault, Marc Chagall, Gino Sevirini, and Arthur Lourie.

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