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Essays on art
Goethe. Tr. by Samuel Gray Ward.

Published 1845 by J. Munroe & company in Boston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Propylaeum.
Upon the Laocoon.
The collector and his friends.
Upon truth and probability in works of art.
Rosalia's sanctuary.
Simple imitation of nature, manner, style.
Pictures of Philostratus.
Ancient and modern.
Landscape painting.
Aphorisms, etc.
Hints to young artists.
Upon dilettantism.


Library of Congress
N7445 .C6

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vi p., 1 l., 263 p.
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