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" Art should be independent of all clap-trap — should stand alone, and appeal to the artistic sense of eye or ear, without confounding this with emotions entirely foreign to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like. All these have no kind... "
Inventing Australia: Images and Identity, 1688-1980 - Page 91
by Richard White - 1981 - 205 pages
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The Fine Arts

Gerard Baldwin Brown - Aesthetics - 1891 - 321 pages
...sight, and the subject-matter has nothing to do with harmony of sound or of colour. . . . Art . . . should stand alone, and appeal to the artistic sense...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like.' — J. M'Neill Whistler, The Gentle Art of Mahing Enemies, London, MDCCCXC, p. 127. 2 Sensation...
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Art in Theory: An Introduction to the Study of Comparative Aesthetics, Volume 1

George Lansing Raymond - Aesthetics - 1894 - 286 pages
...subject-matter has nothing to do with harmony of sound or of color " ; and that "art ... should . . . appeal to the artistic sense of eye or ear, without...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like." Finally, we seem justified in including among these writers attributing beauty to form, those...
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Aims and ideals of representative American painters

John Rummell, Emma Medora Berlin - Latin language - 1901 - 114 pages
...have remained insensible to the charm of its exquisite beauties. Mr. Whistler himself has said : " Art should be independent of all claptrap — should...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like. All these have no kind of concern with it, and that is why I insist on calling my works ' arrangements...
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The Art of James McNeill Whistler: An Appreciation

Thomas Robert Way, James McNeill Whistler - Etching - 1903 - 127 pages
...and the rest wrote music — simply music ; symphony in this key, concerto or sonata in that. . . . Art should be independent of all claptrap — should...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like. All these have no kind of concern with it; and that is why I insist on calling my works ' arrangements...
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The Meaning of Pictures: Six Lectures Given for Columbia University at the ...

John Charles Van Dyke - Painting - 1920 - 161 pages
...poetry of sight, and the subject-matter has nothing to do with the harmony of sound or of color. Art should stand alone and appeal to the artistic sense...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like." Thus Mr. Whistler ; and again there is a measure of pungent pertinence in the remark. Painting...
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The Meaning of Pictures: Six Lectures Given for Columbia University at the ...

John Charles Van Dyke - Painting - 1903 - 161 pages
...poetry of sight, and the subject-matter has nothing to do with the harmony of sonnd or of color. Art should stand alone and appeal to the artistic sense...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like." Thus Mr. Whistler ; and again there is a measure of pungent pertinence in the remark. Painting...
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Appleton's Magazine, Volume 1

1903
...poetry of sight, and the subject-matter has nothing to do with the harmony of sound or of color. Art should stand alone and appeal to the artistic sense...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like." Thus Mr. Whistler; and again there is a measure of pungent pertinence in the remark. Painting...
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The Craftsman: An Illustrated Monthly Magazine in the Interest of ..., Volume 6

Gustav Stickley - Art - 1904
...interesting from their asso-ciations,—as, for instance. 'Yankee Doodle' or 'Partant pour la Syrie.' "Art should be independent of all clap-trap, should...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like. All these have no kind of concern with it; and that is why I insist on calling my works 'arrangements'...
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The Gentle Art of Making Enemies: As Pleasingly Exemplified in Many ...

James McNeill Whistler - Aesthetics - 1904 - 340 pages
...interesting from their associations, as, for instance, " Yankee Doodle," or " Partant pour la Syrie." Art should be independent of all clap-trap — should...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like. All these have no kind of concern with it, and that is why I insist on calling my works " arrangements...
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James McNeill Whistler

N. D'Anvers - 1904 - 72 pages
...subject matter has nothing to do with harmony of sound or of colour. . . . Art should be independent pf all claptrap, should stand alone and appeal to the...to it, as devotion, pity, love, patriotism, and the like. All these have no kind of concern with it, and that is why I insist on calling my works arrangements...
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