Some of the effects are very daring, approaching even to the boldest flights of the rococo, the sirocco, and the Byzantine schools--yet the master's hand never falters--it moves on, calm, majestic, confident--and, with that art
which conceals art
, it finally casts over the TOUT ENSEMBLE, by mysterious methods of its own, a subtle something which refines, subdues, etherealizes the arid components and endures them with the deep charm and gracious witchery of poesy.
I thought you would never care for anything but your art
If perchance thou art
left a widower- a thing which may happen- and in virtue of thy office seekest a consort of higher degree, choose not one to serve thee for a hook, or for a fishing-rod, or for the hood of thy 'won't have it;' for verily, I tell thee, for all the judge's wife receives, the husband will be held accountable at the general calling to account; where he will have repay in death fourfold, items that in life he regarded as naught.
But among the lower classes the art
of Sight Recognition is regarded as an unattainable luxury.
There are, again, some arts
which employ all the means above mentioned, namely, rhythm, tune, and metre.
Any attempt to extend the subject-matter of art
is extremely distasteful to the public; and yet the vitality and progress of art
depend in a large measure on the continual extension of subject-matter.
His contention is that racing, without time allowances for anything else but tonnage - that is, for size - has fostered the fine art
of sailing to the pitch of perfection.
With his disinterested passion for art
, he had a real desire to call the attention of the wise to a talent which was in the highest degree original; but he was too good a journalist to be unaware that the "human interest" would enable him more easily to effect his purpose.
All things are in place in that art
, self-created, logical, and well proportioned.
Good Cook, I love thee well, and thou shalt have a good pottle of our master's best wine every day, for thou art
an old and faithful servant.
I do not mean to say that the art
of Tourguenief surpasses the art
of Bjornson; I think Bjornson is quite as fine and true.
You," he said to the First Poet, "excel in Art
- take the Apple.